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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 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
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 13
Icon of the event Life As We Know It
Tue Mar 24, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Filmmaker/visual humourist Cameron Tingley presents his short films and shares his observations of modern society. Step back from the hubbub of daily life to look at contemporary society with fresh eyes. It will make you laug...

Icon of the event Film Thursdays @Danforth/Coxwell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Friday March 27- Pride (PG: 120min),...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 27
Thu Apr 30
Thu May 28
Thu Jun 25
Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21: The Pulse of latin Percussion
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

From Samba to Rumba, Tango and Mambo, the music of Latin America has found its way to listeners and dance floors around the world. Hear some of the finest percussionists explore these richly varied styles and traditions and l...

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 Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Watch a free monthly movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a new or classic title. For more information, please call 416-393-7680....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 26
Thu Apr 23
Thu May 21
Thu Jun 11
Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Michael Parent
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

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. Visiting from Maine,

Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island:
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a free screening of "Trick or Treaty?" (2014, 85min.) in celebration of National Aboriginal History Month. In addition we will also show the short film "How to Build an Igloo" (11 mins., 1949). Palmerston Library ...

Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie!
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

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