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Icon of the event The Handmaid's Tale: A Womb With a View
Mon Jun 06, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

How Margaret Atwood's Uncanny Vision Anticipated Our Current Battles Over Women's Bodies....

Icon of the event Henna Designs
Fri May 27, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Celebrate the diversity of South Asian cultures with beautiful henna designs! Design your own patterns and get a free, simple design on your hand. Children under 12 must have a parent/guardian present to receive henna applica...

Icon of the event Creativity Workshop for Adults
Tue May 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

This workshop is for all adults who have an interest in the creative process. Through creativity exercises and activities such as memoir, creative writing, storytelling and visualization, they will learn practical techniques...

Icon of the event Family Movie Night - Title TBA
Fri May 20, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us for a monthly free family movie. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Goldhawk Park
Sat May 14, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Goldhawk Park

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Now is your chance! Come to the library to touch and examine Bata Shoe Museum objects up close while learning the fascinating stories behind the s...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Pape/Danforth
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Did you know that May is Asian Heritage Month? Visit the library to work with the Gardiner Museum's talented ceramists and learn how to make a dragon or fantastic beast out of clay. Don't forget the scales, claws and whiskers...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Museum of Inuit Art visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Get up close and personal with sculptures and cultural items from the Museum of Inuit Art's educational collection. Learn how artists create sculptures and prints. Make your own piece of art to take home with you!

Icon of the event Hands-On Calligraphy and Kimono Demonstration
Sat May 14, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Presented by AJC Association for Japanese Culture, this hands-on workshop provides participants with an opportunity to write Japanese characters on Japanese paper with SUMI ink, as well as a chance to try out the kimono, a Ja...

Icon of the event All Family Bollywood Movie - Title TBA
Fri May 13, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us for a Bollywood family movie to celebrate Asian Heritage Month! Movie will be in the Hindi language with English subtitles. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be ...

Icon of the event 20th Fantastic Pulp Show
Sat May 07, 2016 | All Day
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection present the 20th Fantastic Pulp Show, in the lower level of the Lillian Smith branch. Golden age pulp magazines and paperbacks from the 1920s-1950s will be available for purchase, and ther...