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Icon of the event June Movie @ Palmerston : TBA
Thu Jun 21, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a night at the movies! ...

Icon of the event TD Toronto Jazz Festival @ Don Mills Branch: Luis Mario Ochoa Quartet
Wed Jun 13, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Cuban-born guitarist, vocalist and composer Luis Mario Ochoa has been making an impact on the Toronto jazz and Latin music scenes since 1990. Join Luis Mario along with Hilario Duran (piano), Luis Orbegoso (percussion) and mu...

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 Imagining technology: the genius of J. M. W. Turner's
Thu May 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Join Professor Duffy to discuss J. M. W. Turner's ...

Icon of the event Ojibwe Ceremonial Openings and Closings
Wed May 30, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Jacqui Lavalley, Ojibwe Traditional Kokomis (Grandmother) /Teacher, will discuss Ojibwe opening and closing ceremonies, and demystify the methodology of these traditional activities.

Icon of the event Henna Tattoo Workshop
Sat May 26, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with Hina Yasir. Learn about the history of Henna Art and get your own henna tattoo!...

Icon of the event Lost and Found: Orphan 32 Goes Home
Tue May 22, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Two year old Thanh Campbell was one of 57 war orphans rescued from Vietnam in 1975. As part of Operation Babylift, these children were flown out of Saigon, brought to Toronto, and adopted into Canadian families. They were bro...

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. For ages 5 & up...

Icon of the event May Movie @ Palmerston : TBA
Thu May 17, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a night at the movies! ...

Icon of the event In concert with Pingxin Xu ? Master of yangqin (Chinese dulcimer)
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

The first to hold a master degree in Yangqin Performance in China, and the youngest professor in that country, Pingxin Xu has introduced his Chinese dulcimer to hundreds of thousands of amazed audiences from all over the worl...