Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Aboriginal Heritage Month - Family Film Festival
Sat Jun 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Join us for a family friendly film festival. National Film Board of Canada has curated a number of short films to celebrate Aboriginal History Month....

Icon of the event Great Cities of Culture
Fri Jun 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Join Martín Ramirez of the University of Toronto, School of Continuing Studies in a cultural exploration of Buenos Aires,often described as the "Paris of South America" for its elegant architecture and its rich and vibrant c...

Icon of the event First Story Walking Tour
Sat Jun 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Exploring the geography and ancestry of Indigenous Toronto, this guided walking tour takes you through contemporary neighbourhoods of our city rich with First Nations' history. Starting at Deer Park Branch and travelling sout...

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 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 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 Creative Writing Workshop
Thu May 26, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Learn new techniques to inspire the creative writer in you. Join creative writing workshop leader, David Bester for a hands on workshop filled with exercises that encourage active writing, sharing, and feedback.

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Wild Activity!
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 these chosen titles. April: Copernicus Avenue; May: Wild; June: The Ocean at the End of the Lane.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 28