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Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

"Bzindamowin" (Learning from Listening) is an experience rooted in Anishinaabe oral tradition that includes active oral knowledge transmission through stories, teachings, and legends....

Icon of the event A History of Everyday Things with Simon Waegemaekers Umbrellas
Thu Apr 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Umbrellas have a fascinating history which goes back at least 4,000 years in many parts of the world. However, it is only in the last 200 years that they have become accepted in western society. The talk will look at the fas...

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

Watch a free movie on a big screen in our air-conditioned and accessible Palmerston Library Theatre - carefully selected new titles. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00pm. All are welcome. For more information, call 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 20
Thu May 18
Thu Jun 15
Thu Jul 20
Icon of the event Jewellery: Design  and Power in Ancient Times
Tue May 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Jewellery has played an important role in the evolution of design...

Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music Salons
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us in the beautiful Palmerston Library Theatre for our monthly Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews on the last Saturday of the month, 2-4pm. All are welcome for this free event. The salo...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 29
Sat May 27
Sat Jun 24
Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds: A Physical Arts Workshop (age 9-12) - FULL
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 20
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 04
Thu May 11
Thu May 18
Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Charlotte Blake Alston
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Kimchi Making Demonstration
Sat Apr 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Kimchi is a signature side dish of Korea and was named one of the five "World's Healthiest Food" by the Health magazine. Learn and experience hands-on how to make most popular Korean style Kimchi....

Icon of the event Storytelling with Esther Osche
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Esther Osche, Ojibwa storyteller and Manitoulin Island resident, will tell stories about the connections between humans, animals, thunder beings, water and wind spirits in an authentic experience that incorporates drum and so...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Historic Sites: Montgomery's Inn visits Annette
Sat May 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Join staff from Montgomery's Inn Historic Site and discover what life was like in mid-19th century rural Etobicoke. This hands-on workshop will combine storytelling, music, and crafts. All ages. Contact the branch for registr...