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Icon of the event Chinese Gongfu Tea Ceremony
Thu May 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

In honour of Asian Heritage Month, enjoy and participate in a traditional Chinese tea ceremony while learning about this ancient ritual. Space is limited, please call 416-395-5710 to register.

Icon of the event Peak Learning.  Rabindranath Tagore and Satyajit Ray with  Kathleen O'Connell.
Tue May 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Rabindranath Tagore was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. To celebrate this, join Kathleen O'Connell, South Asia Studies U of T, as she discusses Tagore and Satyajit Ray, the filmaker and director. his lecture...

Icon of the event Sleeping Tigers: The Asahi Baseball Story
Tue May 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
North York Central Library

Join us for a screening of the National Film Board of Canada's 'Sleeping Tigers: The Asahi Baseball Story' in honour of Asian Heritage Month. During WWII a former unbeatable baseball team of Japanese-Canadians find solace th...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Eatonville
Sat May 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Eatonville

Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Weston
Sat May 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Weston

Touch museum artifacts, play traditional Inuit games and make your own piece of art....

Icon of the event Toronto In Film
Fri May 23, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Join Fiona Luck, a contributor to the book, World Film Locations - Toronto, for a talk about how the city has inspired filmmakers both Canadian and foreign, and an examination of some of the many movies filmed here. Register ...

Icon of the event Forensics and Fiction with Margaret Cannon and Summer Mysteries
Thu May 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

Just in time for summer reading, noted Globe and Mail crime fiction reviewer, Margaret Cannon, will introduce you to the latest published crime fiction.

Icon of the event Chinese and Japanese Export Porcelain: Looking at a Long Tradition
Wed May 21, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Since the late Middle Ages, Chinese porcelain has fascinated Europeans. By the 1600s, significant quantities of porcelain were being imported from China and Japan, when politics made production there difficult. This trade has...

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month Celebration: Kamishibai & Origami
Sat May 17, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Drop in to Evelyn Gregory for an exciting Asian Heritage Month celebration. Enjoy a thrilling tale using the Ancient Japanese storytelling technique of Kamishibai, and then take part in an Origami lesson.

Icon of the event East Spoken Word & Poetry Collective
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Teens, looking for an opportunity to express yourself through poetry, meet other youth interested in poetry and spoken word and have a chance to showcase your work?...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 13