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Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Paddington 2
Fri Jun 29, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

On P.A. Day come and watch ...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Ferdinand
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

On PA Day come and watch Ferdinand!...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for a special P.A. Day movie! Drop in. Ages 4 and up. For more information, please call 416-393-7674.

Icon of the event Music Performance from Raag-Mala Toronto
Thu May 24, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Come and enjoy a performance of Indian Classical music from Raag-Mala Toronto. Artists include Ravi Naimpall on the Tabla and Anwar Khurshid on the Sitar. Come and celebrate Asian Heritage Month. All are welcome!

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 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 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
Sat May 26
Icon of the event Film Screening:
Thu May 03, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by watching Japanese film, "After the Storm- Umi yori mo mada fukaku". This film is about a struggling novelist, now working as a private detective. Under the pretense of doing research, he atte...

Icon of the event Film: 6ix Rising - Toronto's Rap Ascendence
Thu May 03, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Celebrate Youth Week at Name of Dufferin/St.Clair Branch! Presented by Noisey, '6ix Rising' is a comprehensive portrait of the competitive and growing world of Toronto rap after the rise of Drake and the Weeknd. Featuring Pre...

Icon of the event Adult Afternoon Movie: Viceroy's House
Tue May 01, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Join us for a free afternoon movie. Drop in.