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Icon of the event Aunty B
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Aunty B's theatrical shows are interactive and high-energy, and will take children on a journey to explore social issues in new and exciting ways. Aunty B creates social awareness through musical theatre storytelling in a wa...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Performance Show
Sat Jun 21, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join students of the Swallowing Clouds program in a live performance. This event will display and celebrate the performance and creativity skills gained by students in a condensed three week period....

Icon of the event Travels On The Roof Of The World
Fri Jun 20, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

Join Chris Beall, a freelance photographer, writer, lecturer and Himalayan mountain guide with more than 20 years of experience, for a slide presentation about Tibet, largely closed to foreign visitors until the mid-1980's. M...

Icon of the event The Wisdom Box interactive
Mon Jun 09, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

In celebration of National Aboriginal History Month - please join us for these lively teachings for all ages in the Palmerston Library Theatre. The "Wisdom Box" contains many items representing First Nations teachings, cultur...

Icon of the event Sidewalk Book Sale
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for the Sidewalk Book Sale in front of the Danforth/Coxwell Library. Materials for people of all ages will be available for sale. All sale proceeds support literacy programs at the Toronto Public Library.

Icon of the event Dulcimer Musical Performance with Pingxin Xu
Tue May 13, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Agincourt

Pingxin Xu is an internationally acclaimed master of the Yangqin (Chinese hammer dulcimer). Join us for a free breathtaking musical performance suitable for all age groups and cultural backgrounds! Call 416-396-8943 to regist...

Icon of the event Lotus Lantern Making
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Palmerston

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by making a Lotus Lantern with artist, Tai Kim. All ages welcome. Please phone 416-393-7680 to register.

Icon of the event The Chiney Shop - Meet Documentary Film Maker Jeanette Kong
Wed May 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Jeannette Kong, documentary filmmaker, will show her two movies "The Chiney Shop", and "Half: The Story of a Chinese-Jamaican Son". Please register in person or by phone. Space is limited. Registration begins April 5th.