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Icon of the event Sharing Your Stories : an Introduction to Memoir Writing (UPDATE APRIL 27))
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

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Icon of the event British Home Children and Child Migrants in Canada: breaking the silence
Wed May 18, 2016 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

From the late 19th century to 1948, 118-120,000 children of all ages were brought to Canada in migrant schemes and used as indentured servants for our farms and our households. An estimated 4 million Canadians are descended f...