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Icon of the event Islamic Heritage Month Storytelling Event
Thu Oct 12, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Stories can take you to far away places and show that even though we come from different places our hearts are not that different after all! Join Award-winning author and storyteller Rukhsana Khan, on a story tour of Baghdad,...

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library with Ensemble Topaz
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Ensemble Topaz is pleased to present their diverse music and dance arts from Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus. An interactive one-hour session will include demonstrations of dance, music and rhythm. All are welcome. P...

Icon of the event Pocket Pets!
Mon Aug 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Forest Hill

Come to the library to get up and personal with pet-sized animals such as parrots, doves, bunnies, and even snakes and lizards! Learn new things about pets and proper animal care....

Icon of the event Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! A Musical with Puppets
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Soli and Rob present "Bugs! Bugs! Bugs!" - a musical with puppets....

Icon of the event Make a Film in a Day with TIFF
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

This workshop encourages students to experience the art of filmmaking first-hand. Working collaboratively under the guidance of TIFF's pros, they will write, pitch and shoot a short film....

Icon of the event Hands on Exotics: Explore Australia
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Come on a wild adventure to learn about animals from Australia. Get up close and meet a red kangaroo, bearded dragon, sugar glider, blue-tongued skink, and more!...

Icon of the event Ydessa Hendeles: The Milliner's Daughter, An Exhibit Overview & Book Discussion
Tue Aug 15, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

In partnership with The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery at Harbourfront Centre, enjoy a presentation of their featured exhibition, Ydessa Hendeles: The Milliner's Daughter and a book discussion of Mordecai Richler's Son ...

Icon of the event The Palmerston Players Present: The Paper Bag Princess a Puppet Show
Wed Aug 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for our summer puppet show special "The Paper Bag Princess" in Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event Friday Night at the Movies
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for a feature film the last Friday of the month. Ages 12+. Drop-in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 25
Icon of the event Russian Poetry and Music Salons
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in the Barbara Frum Library for our monthly Russian Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poets and musicians. All are welcome for this free events. Join us and enjoy these warm, supportive and talented afternoons....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 26
Wed Aug 23
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 18