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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Spadina Road
Sat Nov 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Learn about the dinosaurs at the Royal Ontario Museum. Make a dinosaur craft to take home.

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 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.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 06
Thu Nov 13
Thu Nov 20
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 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 Red Bear - Bear Tells a Story
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Join us in the library for Culture days with Native storyteller Red Bear,telling stories for all ages. Saturday September 27th 2-3. Culture Days @ the Library. Spadina Road Branch, Toronto Public Library.

Icon of the event African Dance Fusion
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Participants will enjoy and experience a fusion of both traditional and popular African dance movements from West Africa. Movements will be taken from traditional dances and seen how it transcends into todays popular culture...

Icon of the event Seniors Discovery Fair in Scarborough 2014
Thu Sep 25, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cedarbrae

This free event is a great chance to learn more about the services that are offered specifically for older adults in your community. Discover programs and opportunities that allow you to enjoy active living, learn about the l...