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Toronto's movers and shakers bring candid discussions and performances including a tribute to the late Austin Clarke with Canada's Poet Laureate, George Elliott Clarke and panel discussions on classic Canadian hip hop albums. Our kick-off event, #BlackLivesMatter, reviews the achievements of Toronto's Black communities and race-relations in Canada. Toronto-Caribbean Eh List authors and poets examine diversity in literature and Roxane Gay tells stories of "difficult women".

Upcoming Events

Black History Month Contest

Wed, Feb 01

Celebrate Black History Month by entering our contest and winning some exciting prizes...

NEW TIME! Black Veterans Affairs: A Day Dedicated to African Canadian Veterans

Wed, Feb 22 | 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Join us for the Black Veterans Affairs in presenting Canadian Veteran, Derek Salik. T...

Black History Presentation by a.k.a. SUBLIMINAL

Wed, Feb 22 | 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Come and watch beat-boxer, DJ, lyricist and producer, a.k.a. SUBLIMINAL give a powerfu...

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Kids and Families

Drumming, dancing, stories! Fun programs that celebrate black culture and traditions from around the world including a concert with Toronto Mass Choir. Hear the courageous stories of Joshua Glover and Viola Desmond. Learn about carnival and Caribbean traditions.

Art Exhibit

Enjoy larger than life artwork inspired by Caribbean life from photographer Jenny Bablooba and artist Jennyland James.

Reading List

Book recommendations for all ages.

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