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Icon of the event Soul Music: A Brief History &
Wed Feb 28, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Otis Redding's late 1966 recording of "Try a Little Tenderness" is one of the greatest recordings in the history of soul music. Musicologist, Professor and Grammy Award winner Rob Bowman will situate Redding and Stax Records ...

Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

This exciting program challenges participants to develop a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities throughout the world and locally. This presentation is...

Icon of the event Opera Talks: Rigoletto
Wed Jan 31, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join eminent opera authority Wayne Gooding for an interactive, multi-media exploration of Rigoletto. When Rigoletto's only joy, his daughter Gilda, is seduced by his amoral employer, anger and passion drive him to murder. Bu...

Icon of the event Talking About Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

Not sure what to read next? Want to hear about some new books or find new authors? Join us for our monthly Talking About Books program and enjoy a cup of tea while discovering new books....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 26
Icon of the event Stress Relief Thru Meditation
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy, stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required. All ages and experience levels welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 20
Sat Feb 17
Sat Mar 17
Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Watch a free movie on a big screen in our air-conditioned and accessible Palmerston Library Theatre - carefully selected new titles. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00pm. All are welcome. For more information, call 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 18
Thu Feb 15
Thu Mar 15
Icon of the event Tea and Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Join us on Friday afternoons at 2:00 for a series of classic films! No registration required. Tea and coffee will be served before the movies....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 12
Fri Feb 09
Fri Mar 09
Icon of the event Poetry Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Do you write poetry? Want to meet other poets in the community in a friendly, supportive environment to air your work? Drop in to the Poetry Circle and share feedback, encouragement and inspiration on the first and third Wedn...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 03
Wed Jan 17
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 21
Wed Mar 07
Icon of the event Irving Berlin's White Christmas
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Come join us for this Holiday classic starring Bing Crosby and Rosemary Clooney! Two army veterans help their former officer save his winter resort while singing and dancing to the music of Irving Berlin....

Icon of the event Poetry Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Do you read and write poetry? Want to meet other poets in the community in a friendly, supportive environment to air your work? Drop in to the Poetry Circle and share feedback, encouragement and inspiration on the first and t...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 20