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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 Magician Owen Anderson: The Happy Rabbit Magic Show
Sat Mar 10, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

45 minutes of magic, mirth, and mayhem with magician Owen Anderson. Lots of audience participation, cool magic tricks, loads of laughs for the kids....

Icon of the event Hoza! Interactive Djembe Drumming
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Port Union

This is an astounding music program of interactive songs and rhythms performed on the West African Djembe Drums. Children get to play a drum and feel the beat! The program will be held in the gymnasium of the Port Union Commu...

Icon of the event Caribbean Playground - Malaika's Costume
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join Nadia Hohn, author of Malaika's Costume and explore Caribbean songs, rhymes, and games that Malaika would learn and play in her schoolyard. This is an interactive, lively and musical workshop featuring a reading of Malai...

Icon of the event Bob the Magician's Family Magic Show
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

An entertaining magic show that guarantees to entertain audiences of all ages, combining side-splitting comedy and audience participation for kids. Registration begins Feb. 14. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979.

Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

This exciting program challenges participants to develop a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities throughout the world and locally. This presentation is...

Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 12
Mon Mar 19
Mon Mar 26
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 Books to Film
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

*Please note this program now starts at 5 pm*...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 29
Icon of the event Ojibwe Ceremonial Openings and Closings
Tue Jun 12, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

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