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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 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 Transformations: Stories of Partnership, Resilience & Positive Change
Wed May 09, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Downsview

Presented by the Ontario Council for International Cooperation (OCIC), Transformations: Stories of Partnership, Resilience and Positive Change is a collaborative photojournalism initiative that invites you to actively engage ...

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

March Break Movie Matinee....

Icon of the event SoundMakers: Creating Sounds with Water
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Cedarbrae

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies: About Schmidt (2002)
Wed Feb 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries....

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies: The Heiress (1949)
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Feb 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Come on in for a fun P.A. Day Movie....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: The LEGO Ninjago Movie
Fri Feb 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Come join us and watch a fun movie the whole family can enjoy!...

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies: Love Story (1970)
Wed Feb 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries....