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Icon of the event Toronto Kenjutsu Classical Japanese Swordsmanship
Sat May 12, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Toronto Kenjutsu practices an ancient form of Japanese swordsmanship known as Katori Shinto Ryu. This art was the first martial art ever designated an Intangible Cultural Asset by the Japanese government....

Icon of the event Chinese Music Live Recital
Sat May 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maryvale

Come join this remarkable Drop-in Asian Heritage Month program at the Centre Court outside Maryale Branch. You will enjoy some of the most famous melodies played by traditional Chinese musical instruments; learn the stories b...

Icon of the event SoundMakers: Creating Sounds with Water
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Weston

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...

Icon of the event Introduction to Canadian Genealogy Records
Tue Mar 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Guest family researcher Natalie Lisowiec will present an introduction to researching your family history in Canada and the resources that are available.

Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

This exciting program challenges participants to develop a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities throughout the world and locally. This presentation is...

Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night @ Palmerston Branch
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a night at the movies!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 15
Thu Mar 15
Thu Apr 19
Thu May 17
Icon of the event February Movie @ Palmerston: Loving
Thu Feb 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Please join us for our screening of,...

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 30
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 27
Icon of the event Thursday Afternoon @ the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maryvale

Come and watch a movie on select Thursday afternoon from 2-4 p.m. You may bring your popcorn and snacks. Please call the branch at 416-396-8931 to find out movie titles. Tea and coffee will be served before the movies.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 29
Thu Apr 26
Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interests, make new friends, and have fun! Every 2...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 27