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Icon of the event Afternoon @ The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for popular and entertaining movie titles on select Thursday afternoons from 2-4 pm. You may bring your popcorn and snacks. For more details, please visit branch in person or call 416-395-5440. Location: Auditorium (3...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 13
Thu Jul 27
Thu Aug 10
Thu Aug 24
Thu Sep 07
Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join professional artists in a fun and exciting community based arts program. Open to youth ages 9-12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 22
Fri Sep 29
Fri Oct 06
Fri Oct 13
Fri Oct 20
Icon of the event Barbara Frum's Nifty Frum Friends
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Come out and have your say. A lively and informal group of older adults meet in a welcoming space to chill, exchange news and views on a variety of topics, work on a simple craft and learn a new skill. For more information yo...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 11
Tue Aug 08
Tue Sep 12
Tue Oct 10
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 26
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Film Afternoon
Thu Aug 03, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join us for a laid back afternoon with a summertime film. Ages 4 and up. Groups must call ahead.

Icon of the event Friday Afternoon Games
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern Elms

Come and enjoy a variety of activities like Wii, board games and crafts.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Icon of the event Kids Summer Film Night
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Enjoy a Summer Evening Film at your local library. Bring your own film snacks and refreshment, we'll supply the popcorn. Ages 6 and up.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 11
Tue Aug 08
Tue Aug 22
Icon of the event Puppet Show: A boy and his frog
Thu Jul 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join in the antics when a boy loses his dog in the swamp, then meets a frog who helps him rescue his dog from evil swamp brothers. Ages 4 and up. Free tickets available 30 minutes before performance. Groups must call ahead.

Icon of the event The Red White and Wow Magic Show
Thu Aug 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join magician Owen Anderson for an afternoon of TD Summer Reading Magical Fun. Ages 4 and up. Free tickets available 30 minutes before performance. Groups must call ahead.

Icon of the event Islamic Heritage Month Storytelling Event
Thu Oct 12, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Stories can take you to far away places and show that even though we come from different places our hearts are not that different after all! Join Award-winning author and storyteller Rukhsana Khan, on a story tour of Baghdad,...