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Icon of the event Beatboxing 101
Sat Mar 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn to make music without instruments with well-known poet, recording artist and beatboxer, Eddy David (Eddy Da Original One.

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

G-rated movies for the whole family during the March Break!...

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 Disarming Conflict: Why Peace Cannot Be Won on the Battlefield
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Wars fought over the past quarter century have been a spectacular failure. The overwhelming majority end in military stalemate and are settled at the negotiating table, with the grievances that led to the war still unresolved...

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 Super Sarah Magic Show!
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

To kick off the March Break fun, join us for Super Sarah! Super Sarah is a high energy magician with a funny and interactive show....

Icon of the event Cyber-Proletariat: revealing the dark side of the information revolution
Fri Mar 04, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The utopian promise of the internet, much talked about even a few years ago, has given way to brutal realities: coltan mines in the Congo, electronics factories in China, devastated neighborhoods in Detroit. In his book Cyber...

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 Overcoming
Fri Jan 29, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

What if our interactions with those different from us are strongly influenced by things happening below the radar of awareness, hidden even from ourselves? Shakil Choudhury in his book Deep Diversity explores this question an...