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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 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 Indian Cultural Festival
Tue May 15, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Mount Pleasant

Discover the Culture of India!...

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...

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 Friday Family Movie: Cars 3
Fri Apr 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Bring a snack and enjoy a free movie on the big screen. Children must be supervised by a parent or caregiver.

Icon of the event Easter Egg Hunt
Sat Mar 31, 2018 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Retrieve an Easter Egg map at the front desk and use it to find 12 hidden eggs within Deer Park Library!...