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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 Jan 31
Icon of the event Puppet Show: Petunia
Thu Jan 26, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Petunia finds a book a thinks it makes her wise to have it in her possession. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the performance.

Icon of the event Let's Draw
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Newcomers to Canada or to English looking to practice language and learn drawing techniques. Every week is a different lesson, all lessons involve using language in some way....

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 10
Thu Dec 01
Thu Jan 05
Thu Feb 02
Icon of the event Cultural Identities and Writing City Stories
Wed Nov 09, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Who are the authors behind Toronto's stories of the past, present and future? Join panelists John Lorinc, Senior Editor of Spacing magazine, Arlene Chan, contributor to The Ward, Jael Richardson, founder of the Festival of Li...

Icon of the event Creative Sparks: Teen Writing Workshop
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Creative Sparks is a workshop series designed to introduce youth to the craft of creative fiction, poetry, and non-fiction....

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 05
Sat Nov 19
Sat Dec 03
Sat Dec 17
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us on the 4th Monday of every month for an afternoon at the movies. Registration not required.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 31
Mon Nov 28
Mon Dec 26
Mon Jan 30
Icon of the event Family Time: Halloween
Mon Oct 31, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Little witches, ghosts, and goblins are invited to come to the library dressed in their costumes for some Halloween stories and a fun craft! For children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers.

Icon of the event Teen Halloween Movie - Ghostbusters 2!
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring a friend and a snack and watch a movie on the big screen. Lillian will be showing a free screening of Ghostbuster 2. You've seen the original, you've seen the remake, but have you seen the sequel?...

Icon of the event Malvern's Haunted House!
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Calling all boys and ghouls! Take a walk through Malvern's haunted house if you dare. Spook-tacular fun for the whole family!. Presented by the Malvern Youth Advisory Group. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Paper Arts
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Paper sculpting, paper creations, paper formations, paper as a medium, recycled paper, kirigami. Paper, paper everywhere, help us do something with it. We will meet on the last Friday of the month to explore our options and b...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 25
Fri Dec 30