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Icon of the event Stratford Festival HD Production Screening: King Lear
Wed May 25, 2016 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

King Lear (156 minutes)...

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month Film Screening: Cricket...and the Meaning of Life
Wed May 25, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Like most boys in his native city of Bombay, filmmaker Sanjay Talreja's childhood was filled with cricket. Once the domain of elite colonials, it became a way of life practically all throughout the British Commonwealth...exce...

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 MAP Family Saturdays: Scarborough Museum visits Steeles
Sat May 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Steeles

Scarborough Museum presents The Early Settler Experience. Enjoy games, toys and stories as you discover Scarborough's past!...

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 Pride Week Celebration: Stilettos on the Move, a Fashion Show
Tue May 17, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Have you ever wondered what makes drag performers tick? Watch them strut their stuff and reveal the mystery behind their dazzling personas. Join us for an evening of fashion, fun, and flamboyance!...

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 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 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 MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Jones
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jones

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...