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Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Charlotte Blake Alston
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Illustrating Children's Books
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Aries Chung presents an overview of the process of illustrating a children's book from initial ideas to the production of "camera-ready" artwork. Basic art theories and visual psychology will be discussed. Hands-on exercises ...

Icon of the event Home Library Service Info Session
Tue Mar 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

If you or a loved one can't come to the library, find out how the library can come to you! Home Library Service is available for Toronto residents who are homebound for three months or longer due to age, illness or disability...

Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music Salons
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us in the beautiful Palmerston Library Theatre for our monthly Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews on the last Saturday of the month, 2-4pm. All are welcome for this free event. The salo...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 25
Sat Apr 29
Sat May 27
Sat Jun 24
Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Storyfire launches the Toronto Storytelling Festival with great storytelling events at venues across the city. For Toronto Public Library, Storyfire will see storytellers gather at four branches across the city to entertain a...

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 Mar 23
Thu Apr 20
Thu May 18
Thu Jun 15
Icon of the event Twisted Ones
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show and workshop that is packed with incredible balloon costumes, magic, and cool music. Drop-in program. Space is limited, free tickets will be given out at 1:30pm. Daycares and large grou...

Icon of the event Magic Show with WonderPhil the Magic Guy
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy our special March Break free magic show for the whole family at Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - An Afternoon Concert with Cellist Amina Holloway
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to Cellist Amina Holloway perform a music concert....

Icon of the event March Break Movie: The Secret Life of Pets
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy our March Break movie selection on a big screen in Palmerston Library Theatre....