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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 MAP Family Saturdays: Gibson House visits Victoria Village
Sat May 21, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Victoria Village

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a...

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 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 MAP Family Saturdays: Museum of Inuit Art visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Get up close and personal with sculptures and cultural items from the Museum of Inuit Art's educational collection. Learn how artists create sculptures and prints. Make your own piece of art to take home with you!

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Scarborough Museum visits Woodside Square
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

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

Icon of the event Vinyl 101:  Everything you Ever Wanted to Know about Records
Wed May 11, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Vinyl is back, and this event will unpack the vinyl boom for music lovers. Award winning producer and record spinner DJ Agile and guests will breakdown the basics of vinyl appreciation, listening and collecting, with music ga...

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month: TABLIX
Thu May 05, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Gurpreet Chana,?The Tabla Guy? presents a groundbreaking fusion of tabla, a classical Indian percussion instrument, technology, and electronic music. Join us in experiencing this new, captivating mode of artistic expression....

Icon of the event Dying for love in Rossini's Maometto II
Thu Apr 28, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

In one of his most ambitious works, Rossini summons a historical clash between Islam and Christianity to frame the story of a young girl who is forced to make the ultimate choice between love and duty. Join Opera Canada edito...

Icon of the event Shakespeare's Birthday Celebration:  Elizabethan Music
Wed Apr 27, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join us for a session of beautiful Tudor era music by the University of Toronto's Faculty of Music, Early Music Ensemble. Please call 416-395-5639 to register for this free program.