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.


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. All donated knitted items go to various Peel charities in Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga. Free admission to this activity only.

Brampton Folk Concerts

Brampton Folk

Second Thursdays, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Enjoy the tunes of the Brampton Folk Club

Themes and Performers:
  • Nov. 8 - "Give Peace a Chance" featuring the duo Mark Yan and Barry Mulcahy, and Chris Dube
  • Dec. 13 - "One Love" with Joanne Hodgson, Sally Campbell, and Friends of Kenny
Included with admission and members are free. 

Peel Aboriginal Drumming Circle

Third Thursdays, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Oct. 18, Nov. 15, Dec. 20
PAMA and the Peel Aboriginal Network (PAN) invite you to participate in an evening of shared traditions and songs. To learn more about PAN visit Free admission to this program only.

NEW - PAMA Thursdays (19+)

PAMA Thursdays
Oct. 25 and Nov. 22, 6 - 10 p.m.
Jam packed evenings with local musicians, creative activities and pop-up talks. Featured food and craft beverage items available for purchase on-site.

Early Bird Pricing: Non-Members $10 and Members $8.50
At the Door: Non-Members $15 and Members $12.75
*You can also purchase your advance tickets for #PAMAThursdays by calling 905-791-4055

PAMA's 50th Open House Celebration (free admission day)PAMA is 50

Saturday, November 3
  • Murray Laufer: More Than Skin Deep - Meet-and-greet with artist Murray Laufer at 1 p.m.
  • Family Fun Creative Clay Activity (drop-in) 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Time Capsule Activity (drop-in) 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Get Inked with Henna Artist Sofia (between) 2 - 4 p.m.
  • Historic Courthouse and Jail Tours (each half hour) starting at 12:30 p.m.
  • Celebratory cupcakes from Cristina's Tortina Shop (as quantities last)
  • Art at PAMA: 50 Years of Collecting - Conversations with the Curators (drop-in) 1 - 4:30 p.m.
  • Archives - Storage tours, pop-up displays, digitized film footage showcase (drop-in) 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Museum, Where We've Been and Where We're Going pop-up exhibit (drop-in) 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • PAMA Museum Collects: Spotlight on Stories exhibition (explore all event-long)
Learn more about PAMA's 50th Anniversary

Great Songs From The Great War With Local Musician Ian Bell and Tom Leighton

WWI Music

Sunday, Nov. 4, 2 - 3:30 p.m.

Join in this lively singalong in PAMA's Historic Courtroom with a touching mixture of songs and instrumental music from the era of the Great War. Included with admission and members are free. Space is limited - reserve your spot now

A Journey Towards Reconciliation with former President of the Métis Nation of Ontario and Credit River Métis Council, Richard Cuddy

Richard Cuddy

Thursday, Nov. 8, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Learn about section 91 of the Indian Act, Métis rights, the Indian and residential day school system, and Canada's apology. Included with admission and members are free. Space is limited - reserve your spot now.

Connections Art & Book Club in Partnership with Brampton Library (Free admission for this program)


Thursday, Nov. 15, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Featuring Let Darkness Bury the Dead, by Maureen Jennings, author of the Murdoch Mysteries book series.
Registration is required by calling 905-793-4636.

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

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.
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