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Icon of the event Canada Drums Hands-on Workshop
Sat Aug 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Celebrating drumming cultures and Canada with West African Djembe! Join us for this hands-on workshop for kids (ages 6-13). Presented by Bolokelen Malinke Percussion....

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 Summer Family Movies
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us for four summer family movies in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre! Titles to be confirmed later....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 06
Thu Jul 27
Thu Aug 10
Thu Aug 24
Icon of the event Nifty Frum Friends Presents: Socrates Cafe @ Barbara Frum with Harry Mingail
Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Socrates Cafe:...

Icon of the event Rabbit and Bear Paws: The Way
Sat Jun 10, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for a special family program celebrating Indigenous histories. Renowned children's author and puppeteer, Chad Solomon, will perform his comical, educational and highly interactive puppet presentations....

Icon of the event P.A. DAY Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

An afternoon movie the whole family will enjoy. All ages. No registration. Don't forget to bring your own refreshments!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 09
Fri Jun 30
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movies at Palmerston Library Theatre: Trolls
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. Camps and daycares please call ahead to register your group....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 09
Icon of the event Puppet Shows at Parliament
10:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for our monthly puppet show. Every month is a whole new show!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 22
Thu Jul 20
Thu Aug 17
Icon of the event Beyond Al Jolson: The Jazz Singer and its Remakes Alan Edelstein
Wed May 24, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for a compelling and unique JMW presentation, in which Oscar-nominated American filmmaker Alan Edelstein dissects and discusses the music and the nuance of the timeless tale The Jazz Singer. Retold on screen in every ...

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 May 18
Thu Jun 15
Thu Jul 20
Thu Aug 17