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Icon of the event Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! A Musical with Puppets
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Soli and Rob present "Bugs! Bugs! Bugs!" - a musical with puppets....

Icon of the event A Century of Ontario Photographs
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation examines some of the highlights of the Archives of Ontario's extensive photograph collections, and explains how these records are managed and preserved. It showcases photographs produced by Ontario governmen...

Icon of the event Great Canadian Children's Songbook
Tue Aug 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Come sing along to some of your favourite Canadian children's songs!...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Mud Puddle
Tue Jul 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Celebrate Canada 150 with a puppet show of the classic Robert Munsch book Mud Puddle!...

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 Indigenous Storyteller John Keeshig
Tue Jul 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Celebrate Canada 150 with a special visit from storyteller John Keeshig (Maya-waasige) as he tells traditional Ojibwe, Boodawaadomi and Anishnaabe tales....

Icon of the event Accessing and Preserving Your Family Heirlooms
Tue Jul 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation is of particular interest to genealogical researchers and explores best practices for storing personal treasures with a focus on paper records. Participants will learn how to care for their family history do...

Icon of the event Summer Family Movies
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us for four summer family movies in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre! Titles to be confirmed later....


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Thu Jul 06
Thu Jul 27
Thu Aug 10
Thu Aug 24
Icon of the event Creativity from the Stacks
Wed Jun 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

East End Writers' Group members present poetry and prose readings, music, photography, and a comedy skit. Reception, books, and a sample writing critique led by Gia Petec. Co-hosts Sharon A. Crawford and Nishe Catherine. An E...

Icon of the event What Makes Toronto a Multicultural City?
Tue Jun 27, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Almost all cities have people of diverse ethnicities living in them. Yet diversity of population alone does not make a multicultural city. The latter comes about with the civil rights and equality of all citizens. In Canada, ...