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Icon of the event Overcoming ?Us vs Them?: getting to deep diversity
Fri Jan 29, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

What if our interactions with those different from us are strongly influenced by things happening below the radar of awareness, hidden even from ourselves? Shakil Choudhury in his book Deep Diversity explores this question an...

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Sat Jan 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In celebration of Family Literacy Day 2016 - join us for a puppet show at Palmerston Library theatre. Based on the German folktale by the Brothers Grimm. Suitable for all ages. Free. No registration required....

Icon of the event PA Days Free Family Movies at Palmerston Library Theatre
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below

Enjoy a new family movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on each PA day. All are welcome....

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 22
Icon of the event Saturday Family Storytimes Monthly Specials
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below

Join us once a month on a Saturday morning for stories, crafts, songs and rhymes for the whole family! No registration required....

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 16
Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 26
Icon of the event Winter Break Holiday Movie
Tue Dec 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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 Culminating Performance Art extravaganza with Zeesy
Sat Dec 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

All participants, library patrons, and community members are invited to join Artist-in-the-Library Zeesy Powers for a culminating performance. The performance will showcase all aspects of the multi-disciplinary art event deve...

Icon of the event All the Libraries Toronto
Thu Nov 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Daniel Rotsztain, a.k.a. the Urban Geographer, is a freelance artist, writer, and cartographer. Throughout 2015, Rotsztain visited every public library in Toronto and illustrated their exteriors, releasing the collection onli...

Icon of the event Tom Thomson Reconsidered  with  Andrew Hunter
Mon Nov 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Andrew Hunter, the Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, talks about a new exhibition that re-examines two classic Tom Thomson paintings: The West Wind and The Jack Pine.

Icon of the event Celebrating 125 Years of William Morris's News from Nowhere
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

William Whitla of York University illustrates the origins and challenges of Morris's famous pastoral utopia that had such an impact on late Victorian culture, craftmanship, and the environment. Jointly sponsored by the Toront...