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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 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 Asian Heritage Month: TABLIX
Thu May 05, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Gurpreet Chana,?The Tabla Guy? presents a groundbreaking fusion of tabla, a classical Indian percussion instrument, technology, and electronic music. Join us in experiencing this new, captivating mode of artistic expression....

Icon of the event Through the Lens
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

This unique and interactive art workshop will be both fun and educational for children and youth. Participants will create their own paintings, as they learn various techniques from emerging local artists. The program will ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 08
Fri Apr 15
Fri Apr 22
Fri Apr 29
Fri May 06
Icon of the event Bruno de la Salle, conteur professionnel
Thu Apr 07, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
North York Central Library

En collaboration avec le Toronto Storytelling Festival, nous présentons des conteurs de renommée internationale du Canada et d'ailleurs. Bruno de la Salle, un des conteurs les plus connus de France, nous enchantera avec ses c...

Icon of the event Toronto Public Library Comics Jam
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Write, draw, and make your very own comics with artist Rebecca Roher. Over four sessions, you will learn tips and tricks for how to make comics, read and discuss graphic novels, and create comics stories based on your life an...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 04
Mon Apr 11
Mon Apr 18
Mon Apr 25
Icon of the event Beatboxing 101
Sat Mar 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Learn to make music without instruments with well-known poet, recording artist and beatboxer, Eddy David (Eddy Da Original One)....

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Dance and Art Camp
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parkdale

Join professional artists in a fun and exciting community based arts program. Open to youth ages 9-12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, mu...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 14
Tue Mar 15
Wed Mar 16
Thu Mar 17
Fri Mar 18
Icon of the event Everybody's Children
Fri Feb 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Monika Delmos's documentary captures a year in the life of two teenage refugees, who have left their own countries to make a new life in Ontario.