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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Textile Museum of Canada visits Oakwood Village Library
Sat May 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Learn how cloth is made and weave a bookmark to take home with you.

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 Asian Heritage Month: Henna Art
Sat May 28, 2016 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Port Union

Get a free simple henna design on your hand, in celebration of Asian Heritage Month. For all ages. Children under 12 must have a parent/guardian present to receive a henna application. This drop-in program will be held in t...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Rabbit and Bear Paws presents The Way
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Wychwood

Aboriginal puppeteer, Chad Sol, retells the story of how the Turtle carries the world on her back and how the tiny muskrat succeeds in giving all of us the greatest gift of all, a place to call home, Turtle Island....

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 Hands-On Calligraphy and Kimono Demonstration
Sat May 14, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: 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 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!...