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Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie!
Fri Feb 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day....

Icon of the event Beat Box with Eddy Daoriginalone
Thu Feb 12, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
York Woods

Join us for a high-energy interactive workshop that will guide you through various Beat boxing exercises and vocal games. Gain a better understanding of music creation through sound imitation, the history of Beat boxing/voca...

Icon of the event Chocolate Festival
Wed Feb 11, 2015 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Have you ever wanted to learn more about chocolate? Join Chocolate Tales for a creative, hands-on chocolate making workshop. You will learn the history of chocolate, tempering & shavings on marble slabs, molding, and experime...

Icon of the event Island in the Sun with Roger Gibbs: Stories, People and Music from the Caribbean
Sat Feb 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

"Island in the Sun: Stories, People and Music from the Caribbean" is a concert of folk songs, calypsos and stories of Barbados from 1800 to present. Immerse in the island's history and its people's hopes and aspirations, thei...

Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat Feb 07, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Learn the basics of this art form with an experienced instructor.

Icon of the event The history of African music
Sat Feb 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

A workshop exhibiting different African instruments and how the sounds reflect in world music. Featuring instruments such as drums (dondo), xylophone, acoustics, & more! Participants can learn about the soundscape of Africa, ...

Icon of the event Blind Date with a Book for Teens
Ongoing event running from Sun Feb 01, 2015 - Sat Feb 28, 2015
Barbara Frum

Looking for love? Something serious? Maybe just a date for Valentine's Day? Find a match by checking out one of our available books!...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Icon of the event Movie Madness!
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Watch a feature film on the last Monday of the month!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 26