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Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join the amazing, award-winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, as he leads this workshop for youth. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcas...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music May Salon
Tue May 31, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Palmerston Library presents the Poetry and Music Salon hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews....

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Rabbit and Bear Paws presents The Way
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Wychwood

Aboriginal puppeteer, Chad Sol, retells the story of how the Turtle carries the world on her back and how the tiny muskrat succeeds in giving all of us the greatest gift of all, a place to call home, Turtle Island....

Icon of the event The Ojibway Storyteller
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Through the magic of the spoken word, drama and humour, Aaron Bell, The Ojibway Storyteller, shares the teachings and the culture of the First Nations people of Southern Ontario.

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 Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 06
Mon Jun 13
Mon Jun 20
Mon Jun 27
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Looking for something to do on your P.A. Day? Come and watch a fun movie at the library! We will be watching "Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens". This movie is rated PG....

Icon of the event PA Days Free Family Movies at Palmerston Library Theatre
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a new family movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on each PA day. All are welcome, no registration....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 10
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....