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Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Long Branch

Toronto Public Library?s wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event Magician Owen Anderson: The Happy Rabbit Magic Show
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Magic, mirth, and mayhem with lots of audience participation, cool magic tricks and a live bunny. For ages 5 and up. Registration begins Feb. 19th.

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Long Branch

The Bremen Town Musicians: Join us for a funny story about four animals who outwit silly robbers. For ages 4 and up. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the program. Groups must call ahead to book.

Icon of the event Creepy Crawlers Express
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Knowledgeable and experienced staff ensure all participants learn about all sorts of different creatures. Not for those who don't like bugs.

Icon of the event Jim Parker Children's Show
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Long Branch

A fun family show filled with songs and plenty of audience participation. For children 3 years and up. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the program. Groups must call ahead to book.

Icon of the event Sushi Making Class
Tue Mar 10, 2015 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us for a fun, hands-on sushi-making class! Learn about the history of sushi before you draw out your Inner Sushi Chef by creating Makimonos. Take photos to send to your friends and family to prove your culinary genius! V...

Icon of the event Half: The Story of a Chinese-Jamaican Son -- with Film Director Jeanette Kong
Fri Feb 20, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Please join us for this public screening of Jeanette Kong's documentary follwed by a Q&A with the director herself!...

Icon of the event Teen Game Night
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Come and play some cool Wii Games at the library. For ages 10-16 yrs old. No registration required, just drop in!


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 19
Thu Feb 26
Icon of the event Chocolate Festival
Wed Feb 11, 2015 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Have you ever wanted to learn more about chocolate? Join Chocolate Tales for a creative, hands-on chocolate making workshop. You will learn the history of chocolate, tempering & shavings on marble slabs, molding, and experime...

Icon of the event Family Night Puppet Show
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

Cinderella: celebrate Valentine's Day with a retelling of this classic fairy tale. Free tickets available in person 30 minutes before the performance. For children 4 years and up.