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Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Watch a new feature movie on the last Wednesday of every month....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 28
Icon of the event PA Day Fun Movie: Home (2015)
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm

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

Icon of the event The Fat Cat Puppet Show
Wed Dec 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A cat eats everyone he meets, growing fatter & fatter until a woodcutter cuts him open & releases all he had eaten. From book by Jack Kent.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills Heritage Site visits Palmerston
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Toys of the Past!...

Icon of the event The Business End of Art: Portfolio Development for Artists
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Maggie Doswell of Karma Creative art studio leads a workshop for artists on why a portfolio is important, and how to develop one that will show your work to its best advantage. Maggie Doswell, MBA, MFA, is a professional sel...

Icon of the event The Witch's Candy Store Puppet Show
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Join us for a live puppet show that will tell the story of The Witch's Candy Store. Who will live in the house in the end?...

Icon of the event Introduction to Baroque Music
Wed Jan 27, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Learn more about the basics of baroque music and historically informed performance practice. Presentation and musical demonstrations by Tafelmusik violinist Patricia Ahern.

Icon of the event New Music 101: New Music New Audiences: Electronic Interfaces
Tue Nov 10, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Local sound artists demonstrate unique electronic musical interfaces, and generate group compositions with the audience. Bring your iPad to join in the fun! Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Weston
Sat Nov 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn how wool from a sheep's back turns into a shawl or sweater. Tease, card, spin wool and take home your own woolen bracelet....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Mackenzie House visits High Park
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
High Park

Learn how newspapers, books and images were created in the 19th century. Print your own souvenir on the Mackenzie House press! Suitable for all ages.