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Icon of the event Singing Out - Pride. Music. Belonging.
Sat Jun 14, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Sanderson

Celebrate World Pride 2014 with a special performance by Singing Out, Toronto's largest LGBTQ Community Chorus. Now in its 22nd year, Singing Out is a mixed-voice choir that welcomes singers of diverse backgrounds, sexual ori...

Icon of the event Celebrating Italian Heritage Month - Family Time in Italian!
Sat Jun 07, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Downsview

Join Happie Testa, co-owner of the multilingual children's bookstore Rainbow Caterpillar, as she reads delightful books to young children in both Italian and English. Happie will also be sharing some insights on how to get ki...

Icon of the event PA Day Family Films
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Join us on PA Days for free screenings everyone can enjoy! For film details contact the branch closer to the date at 416-393-7653.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 06
Icon of the event Filipino Fun!
Sat May 31, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Downsview

Join us for a traditional Filipino performance and the chance to learn or speak Tagalog, one of the most spoken languages of the Philippines....

Icon of the event Kamishibai: The Art of Japanese Storytelling
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Downsview

'Kamishibai' which means "paper drama" is a form of storytelling accompanied by a sequence of story cards which are presented in a portable wooden 'theatre'. Originated in Japan in the 12th century, this became a popular meth...

Icon of the event Family Movie Afternoons
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for a family movie. Please call 416-396-3975 for details....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 31
Sat Jun 28
Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month: East Asia and the Islands Homelands
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Downsview

Head to Downsview for an afternoon of celebration of Homelands in East Asia and the Islands....

Icon of the event Sushi for the Soul
Sat May 31, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Downsview

Sushi Making For The Soul is Toronto's most popular sushi making class, and weaves together the great art of sushi while raising awareness about the issues of seafood sustainability and food literacy for children. The class i...

Icon of the event Storytelling: Chinese Folktales
Sat May 24, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Sanderson

Diana Tso retells the ancient Chinese Folktales from dragons to the transformative power of art to the magic of love to bring light in dark times.

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...