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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 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 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 Jul 25
Icon of the event Stories from Canada's Past
Thu Jul 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join resident storyteller, Neil Marlow, with the retelling of some favourite Canadian Stories....

Icon of the event The Hiss-story of Snakes
Mon Jul 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Get ready to slide and slither with snakes this Summer! Get your questions ready for expert David Kondo, as he brings along his expertise and the opportunity to meet a live snake at the library!...

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 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 First Nations Drumming
Thu Jun 22, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us for drumming, singing and dancing in celebration of Indigenous Celebrations. Presented by the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto.

Icon of the event Angry Inuk
Tue Jun 20, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

In this award-winning documentary, director Alethea Arnaquq-Baril brings Inuit voices to the forefront on Canada's seal hunt. Here, viewers meet the hunters, craftspeople, and families for whom the seal hunt is a critical par...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - An Afternoon Concert with Cellist Amina Holloway
Thu Jun 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to Cellist Amina Holloway perform a music concert....