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Icon of the event Summer Road Movies Series for the Armchair Traveller
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join us on four Monday nights in July and August for selected road movies for the armchair traveller. Beat the heat in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre. For more information and titles, please call 416-393-7680.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 27
Mon Aug 17
Mon Aug 24
Icon of the event Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Torch Relay Crafts
Mon Jul 06, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Runnymede

Wear your sports gear to celebrate with Runnymede library as we take part in the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Torch Relay. Make buttons and torches to cheer on the Torch Relay. Recommended for ages 6 and up. Free drop...

Icon of the event Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 02
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Icon of the event Secret Pathway to Chinese Culture
Sat Jun 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Agincourt

Chinese culture is endlessly fascinating, rich and diverse. In this talk, Professor Ka Tat Tsang, Director of China Project at the University of Toronto, will introduce Chinese culture to English speaking cultural enthusiasts...

Icon of the event PA Day Movie: Penguins of Madagascar
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a fun movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on each PA day....

Icon of the event Family Movie Night: TBA
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

Join us for a free family movie! Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pajamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....

Icon of the event Orchardviewers
Thu Jun 25, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Music Concert - Lawrence Pitchko and friends perform. No registration required. Northern District Library, Room 224. Tel: 416-393-7610.

Icon of the event Orchardviewers
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to Canadian Poets Ian Burgham, A. F. Moritz, Chris Chambers and Catherine Graham. No registration required. Northern District Library, Room 224. Tel: 416-393-7610.

Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island: Trick or Treaty?
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Palmerston

Trick or Treaty? (PG, 2014, 85 min.) A special Q&A follows with acclaimed film maker and director, Alanis Obomsawin....

Icon of the event The Future of Chinese Culture in Canada
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

As Chinese living in Canada, did you ever wonder how to be Chinese in Canada? What does Chinese culture mean to you, your family, your kids and your relation with the society we are living in? How do you bridge the gap? Do yo...