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Icon of the event 19th Fantastic Pulp Show
Sat May 09, 2015 | All Day
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection are sponsoring the 19th...

Icon of the event Heritage Trees-Preserving our Natural Roots
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Taylor Memorial

The questions, "What is a heritage tree?" and "Why is it important to protect them?" are answered in this lively, illustrated talk. Drawing on the Ontario Heritage Tree Alliance?s toolkit and using a special red oak found in ...

Icon of the event Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Watch a feature movie at the library. Space is limited. First-come, first-served. Free tickets distributed 15 minutes before the show.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 18
Icon of the event Poetry Night with Lilly Barnes: Journey of a Life Lived in Turbulent Times
Thu Apr 09, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

Celebrate National Poetry Month with an evening of poetry and music at Palmerston Library Theatre with Canadian poet and author Lilly Barnes who will read from her new book "Journey" (Inanna Publications, 2014). Book signing ...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Leigh-Anne Kehler
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Woodside Square

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. From Manitoba, storyteller L...

Icon of the event Music for the 21st Century: the 3rd annual FilkOntario Concert at the Merril
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection and FilkOntario are co-sponsoring the 3rd Annual Filk Festival, Music for the 21st Century. Music will be created in the lower level of the Lillian Smith Branch on Saturday, March 21, star...

Icon of the event Ballet 101: Discover the Magic of Dance with Ballet Jörgen
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

We are bringing the ballet to the library! Please join us at Palmerston Library Theatre and meet with professional dancers from Ballet Jörgen - Canada's preeminent touring company! Watch demonstrations and learn about the lif...

Icon of the event March Break Movie: Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie during March Break on the big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event Sushi Making for Teens
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a fun and nutritions hands-on sushi-making class with a master chef from "Sushi Making for the Soul"! Discover your inner sushi chef! Space is limited. Registration required - please call the branch at 416-393-768...

Icon of the event Soli & Rob Musical Sing-Along:
Sat Mar 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Join is at Palmerston Library Theatre for our special March Break guests Soli and Rob! Soli tries to help Rob overcome his fear of bugs. Can she do it before they come face to face with the ?Bungalow Bugs?? Find out, in thi...