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Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Enjoy classics, new releases, and movies of the season.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 19
Fri Sep 16
Fri Oct 21
Fri Nov 18
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Kennedy/Eglinton branch
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Did you know that clay is a type of soil? You can find it in many places, usually along a river bank or in a stream. Have fun working with our ceramic artists and make a miniature canoe and paddle out of clay.

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 MAP Family Saturdays: Scarborough Museum visits Albert Campbell branch
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Enjoy discovery boxes, games, reproduction 19th century toys, and stories as you discover Scarborough's past! Drop-in.

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 WILD musical fun with David Fox
Wed Aug 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Come join us for our Summer Reading Club Wild Party! This musical experience is a fun and interactive program for the whole family. The children are the band, working and playing with a great variety of puppets and musical in...

Icon of the event Geocaching International Film Festival
Sat Nov 05, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: High Park

An afternoon of short films about geocaching, created by geocachers. No geocaching experience required. Presented as part of High Park's Centennial Celebration.

Icon of the event ASL Conversation Group
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Socialize in American Sign Language (ASL) and make new friends in the community. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Fri Aug 19
Fri Aug 26
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 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