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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 Magic Show with Wonder Phil 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 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 March Break Movie @ Palmerston Theatre
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a movie during March Break on the big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre. Title to be confirmed at a later date....

Icon of the event Hoza! Interactive Djembe Drumming
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

An astounding musical journey of interactive songs and rhythms. Children get to play a drum and feel the beat!...

Icon of the event World Film Locations: Toronto
Thu Mar 09, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

World Film Locations: Toronto, edited by Tom Ue, reveals the relationship between the city and the cinema, and demonstrates the role that Toronto has played in a number of hit films, including X-Men, Spotlight, and Room....

Icon of the event Family Movie Night - The BFG
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a monthly free family movie. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....

Icon of the event In The Zone
Wed Feb 15, 2017 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Guinness World Record-setting rapper Duane D.O. Gibson shares the power that can be gained through reading, creative writing and speech. Ages 6 and up. For more information, call 416-394-1006.

Icon of the event Spoken Word Artist Dwayne Morgan: Living a Life of Passion
Wed Feb 08, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

In this talk, Spoken Word Artist, Dwayne Morgan, shares how he came to...

Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond with Joy Lapps: A Steelpan Workshop
Sat Feb 04, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Learn how to play the Steelpan with renowned artist Joy Lapps. This hands-on workshop for Teens introduces participants to the Steelpan's rich cultural history locally and throughout the world....