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Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Name of the Tree
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Based on the book by Cecilia Lottridge, this Bantu tale follows a group of animals on their quest for food. Ages 5+. Free tickets are given out 30 minutes before the performance. Groups must book ahead.

Icon of the event Cultural Days Event - Steelband  Workshop
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Learn the basics of steelpan in a group hands on workshop....

Icon of the event Movie Time for Kids
5:00 pm - 6:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Evening movie time for children and families. All ages. Please register by calling 416-395-5966 or email janesheppard@torontopubliclibrary.ca.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
Icon of the event Wild Stories
Wed Jul 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join storyteller-in-residence Neil Marlow for an afternoon of Wild and wondrous tales. Ages 5+. Groups please call ahead.

Icon of the event Artist in Residence Concert
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Enjoy an afternoon of free music and light refreshments....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Weston branch
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Weston

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
Tue Jul 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones. Help select next years titles.

Icon of the event Colour all the Libraries in Toronto!
Wed Oct 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

Daniel Rotsztain, the Urban Geographer, is a freelance artist, writer, and cartographer. Throughout 2015, Rotsztain visited every public library in Toronto and illustrated their exteriors. Bring out your inner child and colou...

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Wild Fun!
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Come out and Celebrate the start of this years Summer Reading Club with a WILD activity, craft, and song! Groups please call ahead.

Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of popular books. A list of titles and copies of monthly selections are available at the branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 25