Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event
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 Winter Break Holiday Movie
Tue Dec 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Bring the entire family for an afternoon at the movies - on a big screen at Palmerston Library Theatre. Drop-in, no registration....

Icon of the event PA Day Fun Movie: Home (2015)
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm

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

Icon of the event Movie Night
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for free screenings of the great movies presented by...

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 21
Wed Nov 18
Wed Dec 16
Wed Jan 20
Icon of the event Chess Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Play a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Enjoy the competitive spirit while improving your critical thinking skills. All skill levels welcome, from beginners to advanced players. Register in person ...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Icon of the event Subway Mural Workshop
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Do you enjoy expressing yourself through visual art? Would you like to see your masterpiece displayed in the Toronto Subway System? In this 10 week workshop, students will be instructed by a professional artist and given th...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 09
Fri Oct 16
Fri Oct 23
Fri Oct 30
Fri Nov 06
Icon of the event Meet Graphic Novelist Craig Thompson and the Space Dumplins
Wed Oct 28, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meet Craig Thompson (Blankets, Habibi), author of the new all ages graphic novel "Space Dumplins" (Scholastic Canada, 2015). Craig will also be signing and sketching for fans. Suggested reading age 8-12, fans of all ages are ...

Icon of the event Halloween Parade and Draw a Monster Contest with Author Philippa Dowding
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

DRAW A MONSTER CONTEST: Runs from Oct 3 to October 31. Pick up a form at Palmerston Library. You could win one of five copies of "Myles and the Monster Outside", a new book from award-winning local author Philippa Dowding (Du...

Icon of the event Halloween Haunted House
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Prepare for a scare! Come in costume and walk through a spooky haunted house! Drop-in.

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 26