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Icon of the event Albrect Durer with Professor Dawn Cunningham
Tue Jan 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Deer Park

Born in Nuremberg in 1471, Albrecht Dürer's innovative drawings, paintings, and prints led to his acclaim on both sides of the Alps. In his art, he sought knowledge and beauty by combining Northern artists' love of detail w...

Icon of the event Winter Break Holiday Movie
Thu Dec 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Bring the entire family for an afternoon at the movies - on a big screen at Palmerston Library Theatre. Drop-in, no registration....

Icon of the event Cartooning and Comics Workshop With Tim Comrie (Age 8-12)
Tue Dec 06, 2016 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for a free workshop on Cartooning and Comics basics with grahic artist Tim Comrie....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Board Games
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Drop in to the library and play a board game! All children welcome. First-come, first-served. Space is limited.

Icon of the event CANCELLED - Film Club: Things Arab Men Say
Wed Nov 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

This engaging documentary introduces us to Jay, Ghassan, Faisal, Adnan, Falah, Bashar and Ramey, who spend an afternoon in a barber shop discussing work, family, politics, and religion while getting haircuts and a shave. We b...

Icon of the event The Great American Songbook?  Part 2
Fri Nov 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Professional musician/musicologist Jordan Klapman takes us on a very entertaining (and educational!)...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - Discovering Canada's Bruce Trail
Thu Nov 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

The Bruce Trail is the oldest and longest marked hiking trail in Canada, with 890 km of trail between Niagara and Tobermory. Built and maintained by volunteers, it spans the spectacular Niagara Escarpment, a UNESCO World Bios...

Icon of the event Rakhshan Bani-E'temad. Iranian Film Director. Discussion by Prof. Kay Armatage
Tue Nov 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

One of Iran?s ?premier? film directors, Rakhshan Banietemad excels in representing contemporary situations, often in relation to the changing roles of women but also covering a broad spectrum of social issues including war, p...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Spadina Museum
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Discover 1920s Toronto! Using objects from the collection, staff of Spadina Museum will guide you through an exploration of this interesting time in our history. Call 416-394-1000 or visit the branch to register.

Icon of the event The Great American Songbook? Part 1 and Part 2 with Jordan Klapman
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

The Great American Songbook? Part 1...