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Icon of the event Strings Attached Orchestra Chamber Group
Fri Jul 08, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library brings you Strings Attached Orchestra Chamber Group. Enjoy an assortment of music from the 17th to the 21st century. Popular music, Jazz and the Classics. All are welc...

Icon of the event Out there!
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

David Trattles will be your host for a session on travel, bicycle touring - and photography, and in making community as you travel....

Icon of the event TD Toronto Jazz Festival:  Chase Sanborn Trio
Tue Jun 21, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Chase Sanborn is an acclaimed trumpeter and educator, a former member of the Ray Charles Orchestra and has played with a lengthy list of artists including Aretha Franklin and Diana Krall. Join Chase at 6 pm for a workshop, op...

Icon of the event Native Hand Drumming & Singing with Aqua Nibii Waawaaskone
Wed Jun 15, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending library program invites you to enjoy a beautiful mix of traditional and contemporary hand drum music with singer~songwriter and storyteller, Aqua Nibii Waawaaskone. She honour...

Icon of the event Rainbow Jazz Quartet
Fri Jun 03, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library program brings you the Rainbow Jazz Quartet. Come enjoy an evening of light Jazz in the Library.

Icon of the event The Ojibway Storyteller
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Through the magic of the spoken word, drama and humour, Aaron Bell, The Ojibway Storyteller, shares the teachings and the culture of the First Nations people of Southern Ontario.

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

Celebrate the diversity of South Asian cultures with beautiful henna designs! Get a free, simple design on your hand. Kids and teens can also design their own patterns for our Design Contest!...

Icon of the event Sitar and Tabla recital presented by Raag-Mala Toronto
Wed May 25, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library program brings you Raag-Mala Toronto. Also part of Asian heritage month, come enjoy a Sitar lecture and demonstration with Neeraj Prem on Sitar and Ed Hanley on Tabla.

Icon of the event Japanese Swordsmanship
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Enjoy a demonstration of the techniques, practices, rituals and etiquette of an ancient form of Japanese swordsmanship known as Katori Shinto Ryu. No registration required.

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