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Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

A hands-on drum circle full of music and rhythm. Each participant receives an instrument and instructions on how to play it.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

It's a day off school! Bring a friend and a snack and watch a movie on the big screen. Feature film to be announced. Drop-in, no registration required.

Icon of the event March Break Movie: The Secret Life of Pets
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy our March Break movie selection on a big screen in Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event Magic Show with WonderPhil the Magic Guy
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy our special March Break free magic show for the whole family at Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event Charm School Etiquette Workshop
Wed May 03, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Meet Kerry Ann Thomas, former Miss Teen Nubian, Miss Toronto Tourism Public Relations, and Miss Soft and Beautiful Canada, who will be presenting on charm and etiquette. Join us and learn how to be a lady and a gentleman, pro...

Icon of the event Chinese Folktales with Bernice Gei-ying Hune
Thu May 04, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Richview

Born in Toronto, Bernice heard songs and stories in Cantonese that created a magical world of rich traditions. Join us as for Bernice Gei-ying Hune?s telling of "The Magic Paint Brush," "Ghost Train," "Li-Shi & the Mulberry ...

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 Accidental Parkland: The Bounty & Burden of Toronto's Ravines - Screening & Talk
Thu Jun 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Richview

Join us for a special screening of a Water Doc film "Accidental Parkland: The Bounty and Burden of Toronto?s Ravines" by Dan Berman (2016, Canada, 55 min) followed by a lively discussion led by guest speakers....

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Richview

Storyfire launches the Toronto Storytelling Festival with great storytelling events at venues across the city. For Toronto Public Library, Storyfire will see storytellers gather at four branches across the city to entertain a...

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...


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