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Icon of the event Accessing and Preserving Family Heirlooms
Tue Jun 28, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

This presentation explores how to store personal treasures, with a focus on paper records like photographs, letters, and journals. Participants will learn how to care for their family history documents at home, including prop...

Icon of the event Colouring Sheet Jam (for Adults and Seniors)
Thu Jun 23, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Colouring is not just for kids! In fact it's a way to get in touch with our artistic side and could be used as a tool to reduce anxiety and focus on the present. The library will provide supplies. To register ask staff or cal...

Icon of the event What is it like to be Deafblind?
Tue Jun 21, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as we learn about the lived experiences of two individuals who are deafblind (a condition that includes combined visual and hearing loss, on a spectrum). Nadine, board member of Deafblind Association of Toronto (DBAT)...

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month - Chinese documentary / feature film series
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Chinese Consulate General Office in Toronto contributed total five documentaries, five feature films....

Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 14
Sat May 21
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 04
Sat Jun 11
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Royal Ontario Museum visits Maria A. Shchuka
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Learn about the ROM's latest exciting discoveries about dinosaurs. Make a dinosaur craft to take home....

Icon of the event Stratford Festival HD Production Screening: Antony and Cleopatra
Wed May 11, 2016 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Celebrate the legacy of William Shakespeare during the quatercentenary year with a screening from the Stratford Festival....

Icon of the event Jane's Walk through Canadian Reggae Music History
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Take a walk and learn about the rich Jamaican musical heritage in the neighbourhood known as Little Jamaica or Eglinton West. Meet artists, tour Reggae Lane and feast your eyes on the brilliant mural that was inspired by lege...

Icon of the event City Critters
Sat Apr 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join staff from the Toronto Botanical Garden for an hour long interactive program about Toronto's misunderstood urban wildlife. Hear stories, touch real artifacts and make a nature craft....

Icon of the event Creative Yarn Works
Ongoing event running from Thu Oct 15, 2015 - Thu Oct 26, 2017
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Come out and enjoy knitting and crocheting. Beginners welcome. We'll help you learn. Bring your own needles and wool....