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Icon of the event Kamishibai Storytelling
Sat May 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

In celebration of Asian Heritage Month, join storytellers from the Association for Japanese Culture for an hour of KAMISHIBAI (paper drama), a form of storytelling accompanied by a sequence of pictures. Ages 5 & up...

Icon of the event Pulse - Asian Movie Month
Thu May 17, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A group of young people in Tokyo begin to experience strange phenomena involving missing co-workers and friends, technological breakdown, and a mysterious website which asks the compelling question, "Do you want to meet a gho...

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 MAP Family Saturdays: Aga Khan Museum visits Don Mills
Sat May 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Learn about beautiful objects in the Aga Khan Museum collection and create your own art. Ages 6 & up....

Icon of the event Mother - Asian Movie Month
Thu May 10, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A mother desperately tries to overturn her son's murder conviction,and find the killer who set him up in this ironic comedy-drama. Korean with English subtitles. Drop in. Rated 18A

Icon of the event Chinese Calligraphy for Beginners
Tue May 08, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn the basics of Chinese calligraphy. Before the end of the session, learners will be able to write simple Chinese characters on Xuan paper (traditional rice paper for calligrap...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Creative Arts Workshop
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Open to children ages 9-12, this free workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an i...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 05
Sat May 12
Sat May 19
Icon of the event STAR WARS PARTY: May the Fourth
Fri May 04, 2018 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Calling all padawans and jedis-in-training!...

Icon of the event Word Art into Poetry
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

We will construct an original poem from a Word Art project and photo-document the results for social media. Possible mediums include paint, fabric, and stamps. Your own ideas are welcome but there will also be materials provi...

Icon of the event The Gardens of Central Italy
Fri Apr 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join Donna Fenice for a visual and historical journey through the gardens of Central Italy, from the extravagantly Baroque gardens created by powerful Cardinals vying for the Papacy to the elegant classically formal gardens o...