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Adult Programs

Adult programming and events are all included in the cost of admission, unless otherwise stated and are designed for ages 16+. To register for programs and events, please see details at the bottom of this page.

Let us show you around on a tour

Thursday Nights, Saturdays and Sundays
At any time in your visit to PAMA you can request your own personalized tour with one of our friendly Visitor Service Guides! Included in the cost of admission. You can also arrange a private tour for your group or organization but we do ask that those are booked in advance.

Tours Art Gallery Museum Archives

KNIT@PAMA

Thursday Nights, 6 - 8 p.m. 
Drop-in for an evening of knitting and conversation. Beginners and experienced knitters are welcome! Supplies and knitting support are included. Free admission to this activity only. 

Knitting

The Art of Yoga in Partnership with Kaulika Studio

First Thursdays, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Take part in the Art of Yoga presented by the local yoga studio, Kaulika (formally 5 Elements). Please bring your own yoga mat. All skill levels welcome. Space is limited so arrive early! Drop-In, included with the cost of PAMA admission.
  • March 1
  • April 5
Hatha Yoga

BRAMPTON FOLK CONCERTS

Second Thursdays, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Brampton Folk Club presents a musical evening, backed by a changing lineup of local musicians. Experience an in-the round concert with this oral tradition of musical storytelling. Drop-in is included with the cost of PAMA admission. Always free for PAMA members. 
  • March 8 - Walking the Dog
  • April 12 - Looking for a Blue Bird
Folk Music Courtroom

PEEL ABORIGINAL DRUMMING CIRCLE

Third Thursdays, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
PAMA and the Peel Aboriginal Network (PAN) invite you to participate in an evening of shared traditions and songs. Free admission to this activity only. 
  • March 15
  • April 19
Drumming Circle PAN

OPEN STUDIO

Fourth Thursdays, 6 - 8:30 p.m.
Calling all artists! Come together to work in an open studio at PAMA. Work independently, share or collaborate in this supportive studio environment. All art forms are welcome. Please bring your own supplies. No solvent-based materials. Free admission to this activity only. 
  • Feb. 22
  • March 22
  • April 26

QUEER EXPOSURE

Fourth Thursdays, 6 - 8:30 p.m. 
Queer Exposure, presented by LAMP Community Health Centre is a  LGBTQ+ Drop-in program. Join the in this creative arts program and learn a new skill each month.  Free admission to this activity only. 
  • Feb. 22 - This month's program will be held at:
    LAMP Community Health Centre,
    2555 Unit 7 Dixie Road, Mississauga
  • March 22
  • April 26

ART WORKSHOPS 

Fourth Sundays, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Members: $10 per workshop, Non-Members: $15 per workshop
Unleash your creativity in a fun and relaxed environment on a Sunday afternoon at PAMA! Take part in hands-on activities and be inspired by the exhibitions and collections at PAMA.

Feb. 25 - Life Drawing, Draw with us in a life drawing workshop geared to all levels. Learn to see perspectives while exploring the fundamentals of drawing. Work from a costumed model in the workshop. 
Register now

March 25 - Animal Portrait, Bring a favourite photo of a pet or any animal. In this workshop you will learn painting techniques while designing a pet portrait to remember. 
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April 22 - Beyond Watercolours, Let the water flow in this colourful workshop that explores watercolour techniques and more for all levels. 
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 Art Workshops Watercolour Animals

World Yoga Day 

Feb. 22, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Join in the world movement to harness the power of positive energy.
Take part in World Yoga Day by supporting strength and positivity for a healthier lifestyle.
After your yoga session with 5 Elements Yoga Studio, stay for tea in our Lounge. Reserve your spot now.

Reminds me of m artist talk with Heather Graham

March 4, 2- 4 p.m.
Reflecting her interest in ideas about time, memory and the notion of perception, Graham's art conveys a sense of the passage of time and the fragility of the human condition.

Connections Art and Book Club (16+)

March 8, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Literature and storytelling connect in this fun and inspiring book club. This month's choice" Through a Dog's Eyes" by Jennifer Arnold. FREE event, please register through the Brampton Library by calling 905 753-4636

SIKH HERITAGE MONTH

April 2 to 30, 2018
Watch for details as they unfold on ontariosikhheritagemonth.ca

String Quartet Concert

April 5, 7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Classic String Quartet presents an evening of music. This dynamic quartet performs with artistic excellence and passion.

Listen to the sounds of violins, viola and cello performing compositions by Beethoven, Bartok and others. Free with admission.

Quartet Strings Music

Earth Day Documentary in collaboration with HOTDOCS

April 22, 1:30 - 3 p.m.
"Let There Be Light" directed by Mila Aung-Thwin and Van Royko.
Learn about the most expensive and complex science experiment ever conducted: An attempt to build an artificial sun on Earth.

CREATIVE EXCHANGE IN OPEN STUDIO

April 26, 6 - 8:30 p.m. 
The City of Brampton and PAMA invite you on a "Creative Exchange" to "Open Studio" where artists present a hands-on networking experience. 

Bring your art form into the studio and open up to collaborations and conversations. All forms and media are welcome. Please bring your own supplies, but no solvent-based materials. Free admission to this activity only.

Creative Exchange Open Studio Artists

View all events and register online

Telephone
You can register for one of our workshops or classes by calling (905) 791-4055 to speak with a Customer Service Representative.

In-Person
You can register in person at any Service Peel counter located at 9 Wellington Street East.

In case of bad weather
Call 905-791-4055 for updates about possible closures due to weather.  Also check our Facebook or Twitter for cancellations.