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Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music June Salon
Mon Jun 27, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Palmerston Library presents the monthly Poetry and Music Salon hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews. (No salons in July, August and December.)...

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 Jul 21
Thu Aug 18
Thu Sep 22
Thu Oct 20
Icon of the event North York Central Library Film Club - Race
Mon Jul 11, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Jesse Owens' quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy....

Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of these chosen titles. April: Copernicus Avenue; May: Wild; June: The Ocean at the End of the Lane.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 28
Icon of the event Bending Minds:  The Architecture of Frank Gehry
Thu Sep 29, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Born in Toronto in 1929, Frank Owen Gehry designs buildings that are controversial, inspirational, puzzling and wonderful. What does it all mean? Speaker: Larry Wayne Richards, Professor Emeritus and Former Dean of the John ...

Icon of the event Out there!
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

David Trattles will be your host for a session on travel, bicycle touring - and photography, and in making community as you travel....

Icon of the event Monday Night Movies in the Summer
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us for some great movies. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for information about upcoming titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
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 Puppet Show: The Name of the Tree
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Based on the book by Cecilia Lottridge, this Bantu tale follows a group of animals on their quest for food. Ages 5+. Free tickets are given out 30 minutes before the performance. Groups must book ahead.

Icon of the event Korean Film Festival @ Palmerston Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

We are pleased to partner with The Korean Consulate General Office in Toronto - they have contributed 3 feature films that will be screened in the Palmerston Library Theatre:...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 15
Sat Sep 17
Thu Sep 22