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Icon of the event Sushi Making for Teens
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Back by popular demand! Join us for a fun and nutritious hands-on sushi-making class with master chef Sang Kim from "Sushi Making for the Soul"! Discover your inner sushi chef! Space is limited. Registration required - please...

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Enjoy a movie during March Break on the big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event Invisible City - Black History Month NFB Film Screening
Thu Feb 25, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

In Honour of Black History Month - please join us for this free film screening at Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event Macbeth: A Late Shakespeare and Early Verdi Masterpiece
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 6:30 pm

When asked to compose a "super-natural" opera, Verdi was inspired by the witches and ghosts of ancient Scotland. Opera expert Iain Scott discusses Macbeth, perhaps Shakespeare's shortest and most compact play, ideal for one o...

Icon of the event Rap N' Roll
Thu Feb 11, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Is rap music the new rock n' roll? Why does this music form appeal to a virtual UN of multi-culti audiences across age, race, class, gender and religious designations? Author Dalton Higgins? new book

Icon of the event False Nostalgia?
Tue Feb 02, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
York Woods

Journalist, broadcaster, and cultural activist Desmond takes us on a historical walk highlighting the successes, challenges, and progress of Toronto?s black community.

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Sat Jan 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In celebration of Family Literacy Day 2016 - join us for a puppet show at Palmerston Library theatre. Based on the German folktale by the Brothers Grimm. Suitable for all ages. Free. No registration required....

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

Enjoy a new family movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on each PA day. All are welcome....

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 22
Sat Feb 13
Icon of the event Holiday Movie
Mon Dec 28, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
York Woods

Join us for a late afternoon movie over the holiday break! All ages, limited space. Groups of 10 or more please register.

Icon of the event Frozen Puppet Show
Tue Dec 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
York Woods

Join us for a special Frozen Puppet Show in the Children's Department! All ages welcome. Groups of 10 or more, please register.