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

Relax and watch a fun, family-friendly movie! Feel free to bring your own snacks. ...

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 Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2018 - TCAF Day 2
Sun May 13, 2018 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate 15 years of TCAF! Meet legendary Canadian creators with brand new graphic novel releases, including Ho Che Anderson (King), Fiona Smyth (Sneaky Dee's exterior artist), Ethan Rilly (Pope Hats) and Michael Comeau (pri...

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 Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2018 - TCAF Day 1
Sat May 12, 2018 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2018 - TCAF Kickoff
Fri May 11, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate 15 years of TCAF! Check back for event details coming soon.

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 April Movie @ Palmerston : TBA
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a night at the movies! ...

Icon of the event Looking for funding?  Explore Grant Connect
Tue Apr 10, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Need funding for your charitable community group, arts organization, school, camp, or church group? Grant Connect is an online source of grants and fund information available only through subscription or at the Toronto Publi...

Icon of the event Story Jam
Sun Mar 25, 2018 | 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A celebration of family storytelling, with folktales from around the world, an African Riddle contest, international guests, Indigenous creation tales and lots of storytelling activities. This drop-in event is part of the 201...