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Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Fri Apr 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Port Union

Bring your friends and join us to watch a great movie for the whole family to enjoy. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments.

Icon of the event Interactive Lion Dance Workshop
Sat May 28, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Join the North Dragon Gate group for an electrifying, interactive introduction to lion dance performance involving music, dance, and teamwork. REGISTRATION REQUIRED, 20 registrants max. Registration begins April 1 2016; pleas...

Icon of the event National Film Board Mini Film Fest: Invisible City
Thu Feb 25, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Palmerston

Please join us for the free film screening of Invisible City, by Hubert Davis. (75 min, 2009.) A moving story of two boys from Regent Park crossing into adulthood ? their mothers and mentors rooting for them to succeed; their...

Icon of the event Lion Dance Performance
Sat May 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Join us for an exciting traditional lion dance performance, a celebration of Asian heritage through music and dance. We will explore the history of lion dance and the values it teaches to its practitioners such as teamwork, r...

Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

Join us for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 08
Mon Feb 22
Mon Feb 29
Mon Mar 07
Mon Mar 14
Icon of the event Macbeth: A Late Shakespeare and Early Verdi Masterpiece
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

When asked to compose a "super-natural" opera, Verdi was inspired by the witches and ghosts of ancient Scotland. Opera expert Iain Scott discusses Macbeth, perhaps Shakespeare's shortest and most compact play, ideal for one o...

Icon of the event Poetry Slam
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join award winning Patrick de Belen, spoken word artist, youth mentor and arts educator as he leads this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportu...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 08
Mon Feb 15
Mon Feb 22
Mon Feb 29
Mon Mar 07
Icon of the event Sushi Making with Chef Shoji
Sat May 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Learn to make sushi from expert Chef Shoji. You'll go home with samples of your creations. This program is for adults, older adults and teens. Registration begins Apr. 9th. Register in person or by phone 416-396-8979. Sp...

Icon of the event Teen Asian Heritage Fashion Show
Wed May 04, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Fairview

Come join us for a fun Asian Heritage Month-themed Teen Fashion Show and see elegant traditional Asian garments on display by our Teen Models. Brought to you by Fairview Library's Youth Advisory Group....

Icon of the event Teen Flix: March Break Edition
Sat Mar 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Grab your bestie or your date and get ready to be taken on a fast and furious ride through this adrenaline-pumped March Break movie....