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Icon of the event Film: RasTa - A Soul's Journey
Wed Apr 11, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

The journey of Donisha Prendergast, granddaughter of Rita and Bob Marley, who travels around the globe exploring the roots, evolution and impact of Rastafaria, and the influence of her iconic grandfather.

Icon of the event Toronto Kenjutsu Classical Japanese Swordsmanship
Sat May 12, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Toronto Kenjutsu practices an ancient form of Japanese swordsmanship known as Katori Shinto Ryu. This art was the first martial art ever designated an Intangible Cultural Asset by the Japanese government.

Icon of the event Writing Poetry Outside the Blocks: A Reading and Workshop with Gary Barwin
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate National Poetry Month with acclaimed writer and poet Gary Barwin. ...

Icon of the event Mistatim: A Red Sky Performance
Thu May 31, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: York Woods

An unforgettable story of reconciliation for children and adults alike, Mistatim is about the taming of a wild horse and the truest of friendships. Under a prairie sky, a simple wooden fence is all that separates Calvin on hi...

Icon of the event Cartooning for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Join us for a 6-week workshop with cartoonist Bob Kain, ...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 23
Fri Mar 30
Fri Apr 06
Fri Apr 13
Fri Apr 20
Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Council of the Animals
Fri Jun 15, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:20 am
Location: Jones

Celebrate Indigenous Heritage month at Jones with a very special puppet show: The Council of the Animals. This show will be presented by Rabbit and Bear Paws Productions. ...

Icon of the event Urban Folk Art Salon
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant Library presents Urban Folk Art Salon. With host Gannon Hamilton; featuring poets, singers and songwriters. ...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 29
Thu Apr 26
Icon of the event Classical Japanese Swordsmanship
Sat May 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Join us for a Classical Japanese Swordsmanship performance with Toronto Kenjutsu to celebrate Asian Heritage Month. No registration required, all ages welcome.

Icon of the event Film: Status Quo? The Unfinished Business of Feminism in Canada
Tue Mar 20, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Feminism has shaped the society we live in. But just how far has it brought us, and how relevant is it today? This documentary focuses on important issues such as violence against women, access to abortion, and universal chil...

Icon of the event 6ix Rising: Documentary on Toronto's Rap Scene
Fri Mar 23, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

A comprehensive look at the hip hop scene in Toronto after the rise of Drake the the Weeknd. Presented by Noisey, this full length documentary includes interviews with Pressa, CMDWN, Big Lean and many more.