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Icon of the event Film: As the Crow Flies
Tue Jul 17, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Follow a group of elite Royal Canadian Air Cadets as they undergo seven weeks at an elite flight-training camp to get their pilot's license, which normally takes six to eight months. Filmmaker Tess Girard?herself a graduate o...

Icon of the event DIY All-Natural Summer Beauty Care
Sat Jun 09, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Get ready for the heat and humidity of the summer season by indulging yourself with some all-natural DIY beauty treatments. Participants will work together in creating few take-home products.For 14 years and above. All suppli...

Icon of the event Sushi 101
Sat May 26, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn the origins and history of Sushi and try your skills at making this delicacy using basic ingredients. All supplies will be provided free of charge.Register in person at the branch or call 416-396-8850 to register.All ag...

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 Film: Loving
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court.

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 Comic Book Art
Fri May 04, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

What makes a compelling story? Characters! Learn how to create a visually compelling cast of characters for your graphic novels, and get feedback on your ideas and stories. Join this free workshop with Eric Kim, who is an ill...

Icon of the event Bad Singer - Good Singer
Thu May 03, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join author Tim Falconer (Bad Singer) and singer-songwriter and educator Tyler Ellis as they explore the culture, the science, the joy, and the gut-wrenching fear of raising your voice in song.

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.