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Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below

Watch a free monthly movie on a big screen in our comfortable and accessible Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a carefully selected new title. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00pm. All are welcome. For more information...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 10
Thu Jan 21
Thu Feb 18
Thu Mar 24
Icon of the event Elizabeth Strout
Sun Jan 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Pulitzer prize-winning author of Olive Kitteridge on mother-daughter relationships and her new novel, My Name is Lucy Barton. With The Globe and Mail's Sarah Hampson....

Icon of the event Introduction to Baroque Music
Wed Jan 27, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Learn more about the basics of baroque music and historically informed performance practice. Presentation and musical demonstrations by Tafelmusik violinist Patricia Ahern.

Icon of the event Gingerbread Decorating for Teens
Fri Dec 11, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Come and join the gingerbread party! Design and decorate your very own gingerbread creation for the holidays. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Yann Martel
Mon Feb 01, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The internationally bestselling author Yann Martel and Man Booker Prize winner of Life of Pi on his new novel The High Mountains of Portugal....

Icon of the event PA Day Family Film: Minions
Fri Jan 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlett Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world. Rated G: 91min

Icon of the event International Women's Day Movie
Tue Mar 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate International Women's Day with the Eatonville staff. Join us for a screening of Iron Jawed Angels, starring Academy Award winner Hillary Swank. This movie tells the little-known story of a group of passionate and dy...

Icon of the event Storytelling through Radio Drama
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Produce, write, perform and record podcasts about local stories with directors Laura Mullin, Chris Tolly, and Gregory Sinclair, former Director of Radio Drama for the CBC....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 02
Mon Dec 07
Wed Dec 09
Mon Dec 14
Wed Dec 16
Icon of the event Daniel Clowes
Mon Feb 29, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Academy Award nominated creator of Eightball, Ghost World and Wilson, Daniel Clowes, on his new graphic novel, Patience. With Canadian cartoonist Seth....

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.