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Icon of the event  Memorial Day Workshop - Roses in My Carpets
Sat Nov 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

In any war children are always the first victims and people sponsor refugee children but they don't often get a chance to meet them. In 1992 Rukhsana Khan not only met her Afghan refugee foster child she wrote an internationa...

Icon of the event Public Speaking and Oral Skills
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Rukhsana Khan is a professional public speaker and has presented to audiences in Denmark, Italy, Mexico, Singapore, India, South Africa and all over Canada and the U.S. She?s been on T.V. and radio numerous times and has been...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 04
Tue Nov 11
Tue Nov 18
Icon of the event Your Life as a Picture Book for Adults
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

You are the hero of your own story! Time to turn your life story into the poetic prose of a picture book narrative! Join award-winning author Rukhsana Khan in this unusual look at memoir writing. Please register at the Inform...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 30
Thu Nov 06
Thu Nov 13
Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show and Craft
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Riverdale

Come in and have some Halloween fun! For ages 2 and up. Drop in, no registration required.

Icon of the event Celebrating Islamic History
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Who was Muhammad? What is his story? Most people have heard of the Prophet who lived in Seventh century Arabia, but they know little about him. In honor of Islamic History month, award-winning author and storyteller Rukhsana ...

Icon of the event Public Speaking for Teens
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Practice makes perfect. Improve your public speaking skills with our Artist in Residence, Rukhsana Khan. Rukhsana, an award winning toastmaster, writer and a storyteller, will show you how to speak in public with confidence a...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 15
Wed Oct 22
Wed Oct 29
Wed Nov 05
Wed Nov 12
Icon of the event Writing Workshop
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

So you've always wanted to write a book? Whether you're interested in traditional or self-publishing, come to this workshop and learn from professional author Rukhsana Khan who was pulled from the slush pile and is now an awa...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Tue Oct 28
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Textile Museum visits York Woods
Sat Oct 04, 2014 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

Join the Textile Museum of Canada for an exploration of the future of fashion ? discover innovations in clothing design that are changing the ways in which we interact with the world around us.

Icon of the event Great Books: Timothy Findley The Wars
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairview

Described as Canada?s ?finest historical novel? Timothy Findley?s The Wars evokes the sheer horror and dehumanization of World War I trench warfare. The novel chronicles the story of a young Canadian officer who rejects ? wi...

Icon of the event East End Storytellers Group
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Morningside

Open to storytellers of all levels including those just learning to share and tell stories. Story-listeners are also welcome. Share your love of stories and storytelling with others in a supportive environment. All are welcom...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 17
Wed Oct 15
Wed Nov 19