Adult Programs

Adult programming and events are included in general 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.
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Connections Art & Book Club in Partnership with Brampton Library

Thursday, Jun. 13, 7 - 8:30 p.m.Boat People
Literature and visual arts connect in this distinctive book club. Join the discussion with PAMA and the Brampton Library staff with this month's choice The Boat People by Sharon Bala. The book discussion will be paired with a tour of PAMA's exhibition Refuge Canada

Free program which does not include general admission. Pre-registration is required by calling 905-793-4636. 

Spring Exhibitions Reception

Sunday, Jun. 16, 2 - 4 p.m.
  • Refuge Canada - Discover the forces and events that drive people from their homes, and experience their stories of loss, fear, and hope as you join them on their often-dangerous journeys to life in a foreign land. Developed by the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, Halifax.
  • For a Social Cause: Graphic Novels by Lawrence Hyde, Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas, Ricky Lima and Nicolas Londeix - Diverse visual narratives come together in this unique presentation of contemporary Canadian and international graphic novels.
Admission by donation, pre-registration required.

PAMA Thursdays: Caricature Art Workshop

Thursday, Jun. 20, 6 - 8:30 p.m.
Start the evening with a Curator tour of the For a Social Cause: Graphic Novels exhibition. 
Then learn about the world of caricature creation and create your own with special guest artist Jason Wilkins.
Public: $15 (includes general admission). Member: $12.75. Pre-registration required.

Jason Wilkins Caricature

Peel Aboriginal Network Drumming Circle

Jun. 20, Jul. 18 and Aug. 15, 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 program which does not include general admission. 


PAMA Thursdays: Summer Salsa

Thursday, Jul. 11, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Dance into summer with a beginner's introduction to Salsa. Taught by Learn to Dance Studio, learn the basic steps, movements and rhythm in a fun and encouraging environment. Come together with your friends or significant other and move to the beat! Individuals and couples welcome.
Public: $10 (includes general admission). Member: $8.50. Pre-registration required.

Gardening for Climate Change in Partnership with Toronto Region Conservation Authority

Saturday Jul. 20, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
After exploring the Morphology exhibition, join us for an introduction to stormwater-friendly landscaping for homeowners. Learn about rain barrels, rain chains, rain gardens and permeable paving. Participants will be entered in a draw to win a beautiful native plant or handy rain gauge for their garden, and all will receive a free Homeowner's Guide to stormwater projects. 
Free program which does not include general admission, pre-registration required.

Gardening    TRCA


Thursday Nights, 6 - 8 p.m. 
Drop-in for an evening of knitting and conversation with this volunteer led, community knitting group at PAMA. Beginners and experienced knitters are welcome. Supplies and knitting support are provided. All donated knitted items go to various Peel charities in Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga. This program is free (does not include PAMA admission).


View all events and register online

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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