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Icon of the event History of Asian Art
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join our club and learn the history of Asian Art, as well as how to create your own amazing pieces of artwork. From Chinese paper cutting to Chinese knots....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06
Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music May Salon
Tue May 31, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Palmerston Library presents the Poetry and Music Salon hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews....

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join the amazing, award-winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, as he leads this workshop for youth. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcas...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Icon of the event The Ojibway Storyteller
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Through the magic of the spoken word, drama and humour, Aaron Bell, The Ojibway Storyteller, shares the teachings and the culture of the First Nations people of Southern Ontario.

Icon of the event Orchardviewers: Classical Violin and Piano Recital
Thu Jun 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

"Honouring Robert Schumann" (d.1856). Classical violin and piano recital with historical commentary highlighting the life and music of this composer and his contemporaries. With Susan Spier on violin and Catherine Maguire at ...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers and speakers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2016 fall sessions will host poets, singers, explorers and ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 02
Thu Jun 09
Thu Jun 16
Thu Jun 23
Icon of the event Babies' Hangout
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Bring your baby to hang out, enjoy simple activities, and play with other babies while you get a chance to socialize with other parents and caregivers! Librarians Sarah and Mariam will be on hand to provide early reading tips...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 03
Icon of the event Book Sale
Sat Jun 04, 2016 | All Day
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Come check out Evelyn Gregory's annual Book Sale. Browse from a wide range of previously-loved books and pick up your favourites for just a buck or two! Book Sale runs from 11:00am until 3:00pm.

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - Linus Chamber Orchestra
Thu Jun 09, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to Beethoven, Mozart, Sibelius, Copland, and Hisashi as the Linus Chamber Orchestra performs....

Icon of the event Family Movie Night: Star Wars Episode VII - The Force Awakens
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Northern District

Watch Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens with us!...