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Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us on Monday afternoons to watch a selection of great movies for the whole family to enjoy. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
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 Jun 16
Thu Jul 21
Thu Aug 18
Thu Sep 22
Icon of the event Jowi Taylor And The Six Strings Nation Guitar Voyaguer: Open Tuning Festival
Sat Jun 11, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for a free performance with Jowi Taylor and his guitar the "Voyageur" - the Six String Nation guitar - as part of Seaton Village Open Tuning Festival 2016 on June 11. Hear the story of this extraordinary guitar....

Icon of the event Book Sale
Sat Jun 04, 2016 | All Day
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Come check out Evelyn Gregory's annual Book Sale. Browse from a wide range of previously-loved books and pick up your favourites for just a buck or two! Book Sale runs from 11:00am until 3:00pm.

Icon of the event History of Asian Art
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join our club and learn the history of Asian Art, as well as how to create your own amazing pieces of artwork. From Chinese paper cutting to Chinese knots....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 06
Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

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 Jun 14
Tue Jun 28
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 09
Icon of the event Summer Movie for Kids
Thu Jul 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us on July 7 for a fun family movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre. This is our first of special events throughout the summer, every Thursday afternoon!...

Icon of the event Vignettes d'histoire du Canada
Tue Jun 28, 2016 | 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Location: Woodside Square

Grace Morrison présente une approche intégrée à la programmation. Sa présentation est un mélange de l'histoire canadienne, du théatre et de la musique (violon et tambour autochtone). Quelques-uns de ses personnages sont Étie...

Icon of the event Special Effects Make Up
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Learn how special effects make-up is used in film, and try out the techniques for yourself in this very hands-on workshop provided in partnership with the Toronto International Film Festival....

Icon of the event Hands on Exotics
Thu Jul 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Hands on Exotics presents the Stars of Safari, AUSTRALIA. Children will meet a Red Kangaroo and other exotic animals. Registration begins June 14th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.