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Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Name of the Tree
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Based on the book by Cecilia Lottridge, this Bantu tale follows a group of animals on their quest for food. Ages 5+. Free tickets are given out 30 minutes before the performance. Groups must book ahead.

Icon of the event Summer Movie for Kids
Thu Aug 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us on August 4 for a fun family movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
Tue Jul 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones. Help select next years titles.

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Thu Jul 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for our summer puppet show special "Mud Puddle" in Palmerston Library Theatre! Based on your favourite story by Robert Munsch....

Icon of the event Summer Movie for Kids
Thu Jul 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us on July 7 for a fun family movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre. This is our first of special events throughout the summer, every Thursday afternoon!...

Icon of the event Jowi Taylor And The Six Strings Nation Guitar Voyaguer: Open Tuning Festival
Sat Jun 11, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for a free performance with Jowi Taylor and his guitar the "Voyageur" - the Six String Nation guitar - as part of Seaton Village Open Tuning Festival 2016 on June 11. Hear the story of this extraordinary guitar....

Icon of the event PA Days Free Family Movies at Palmerston Library Theatre
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a new family movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on each PA day. All are welcome, no registration....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 10
Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of these chosen titles. April: Copernicus Avenue; May: Wild; June: The Ocean at the End of the Lane.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 28
Icon of the event Creativity Workshop for Adults
Tue May 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Eatonville

This workshop is for all adults who have an interest in the creative process. Through creativity exercises and activities such as memoir, creative writing, storytelling and visualization, they will learn practical techniques...

Icon of the event Family Movie Night - Goosebumps
Fri May 20, 2016 | 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....