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Icon of the event Insta Essentials
Sat Jul 09, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Phone Photography Workshop for Teens....

Icon of the event Indigenous Legends & Stories: Film Night
Tue Jun 21, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us in celebrating Aboriginal History Month! We will be showing 8 short movies from the National Film Board of Canada.From animation to 3D modelling, Mi?gmaq traditions to Inuit language, these family-friendly films pres...

Icon of the event Library Book Sale
Sat Jun 11, 2016 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Bring a bag and take home new treasures during the Library's Big Book Sale. Proceeds support the Youth Advisory Group's New Garden at S. Walter Stewart....

Icon of the event Henna Designs
Fri May 27, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Celebrate the diversity of South Asian cultures with beautiful henna designs! Get a free, simple design on your hand. Kids and teens can also design their own patterns for our Design Contest!...

Icon of the event Japanese Swordsmanship
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Enjoy a demonstration of the techniques, practices, rituals and etiquette of an ancient form of Japanese swordsmanship known as Katori Shinto Ryu. No registration required.

Icon of the event History of Asian Art
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join our club and learn the history of Asian Art, as well as how to create your own amazing pieces of artwork. From Chinese paper cutting to...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 09
Mon May 16
Mon May 23
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06
Icon of the event Chinese Lion Dancer Performance
Sat May 07, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Northern District

May is Asian Heritage Month. Come celebrate with us by enjoying an exciting and visually striking lion dance performance from the Sammy Cheng Lion Dance Association! Make a fun craft while you wait (ages 4 and up, children un...

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join the amazing, award-winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, as he leads this workshop for youth. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcas...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 03
Tue May 10
Tue May 17
Tue May 24
Tue May 31