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Icon of the event Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Thu Jun 21, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A high school student is determined to get a day off with his friends in Chicago by outwitting his principal. Rated PG. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Big Giant Book Sale
Sat Jun 09, 2018 | 10:00 am - 10:00 am
Location: Lillian H. Smith

We will be hosting a book sale in the late spring when hopefully the weather is very pleasant. Come buy some lightly used books for your bookshelf or book box, and see a wide selection of Canadian content.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Enjoy a P.A. Day movie. ...

Icon of the event Mother - Asian Movie Month
Thu May 31, 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 Election - Asian Movie Month
Thu May 24, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A democratic election within an organized crime society is about to take place. It won 14 Golden Horse Awards in Hong Kong cinema. In Cantonese with English subtitles. Drop in. Rated 14A

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

Ex-detective Koichi's old police buddies come calling for his help on a mysterious case, which may be related to the strange goings-on next door, in this insidiously constructed narrative that braids plot twists on top of pl...

Icon of the event Discover Japan: Kimono Demonstration and Hands on Calligraphy
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

The Kimono is a traditional Japanese costume, now worn only for special occasions such as weddings, tea ceremonies, formal parties, and festivals. Join us to learn about the history of the Kimono as well as a hands-on demonst...

Icon of the event Film: Loving
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court.

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 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...