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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
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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 Carnival Spice and Everything Nice
Wed Feb 17, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Celebrate Black History Month! Learn the rhythmic moves from the Caribbean in this lively workshop....

Icon of the event Family Film: Shaun the Sheep Movie
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets more action than he bargained for. Rated: G:85min

Icon of the event Before the 6ix
Wed Feb 10, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The international success of Toronto hip hop artist Drake has brought global attention to the city?s music scene. However, a long line of Canadian artists and trailblazers have contributed in setting a platform to catapult up...

Icon of the event David Walliams
Wed Mar 09, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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The English comedian, actor, author and television personality (Little Britain, Britain's Got Talent) on becoming Britain's biggest children?s author to debut this century. With Toronto Star's film critic and movie writer Li...

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 Name of the Tree Puppet Show
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Animals searching for food find a tree with fruit but are unable to reach the branches unless they know the name of the tree. Based on the African story retold by Celia Lottridge.

Icon of the event Black History Month Kick Off Gala
Fri Jan 29, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Enjoy a spectrum of performance art in celebration of Black History Month. Carnival Spice presents Ngoma, a dynamic performance that takes you on a journey through modern and traditional forms of dance. Toronto Monologue Slam...

Icon of the event Micah White
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Named by Esquire as one of the most influential young thinkers alive today, the American activist and co-creator of Occupy Wall Street on The End of Protest: A New Playbook for Revolution....