Definitions and list of events: http://bit.ly/1VHjUyr and links.
The following events are described in the Asian Heritage Month website: http://www.asian-heritage-month.org/alpha/events/index.html#event1
- Asian Heritage Month Opening Ceremony. Friday, May 13. 7-8:30pm. Talks and performance, art and photo exhibition. City Hall Rotunda. Free. Please register by e-mail: email@example.com.
2. Asian Heritage Month Education Roundtable. May 16. 1-4pm. (tbc). York University.
3. Gala Performance of Asian Canadian Artists. May 19. 7pm. Innis Town Hall;
Asian Heritage Month Art and Photo Exhibitions. Saturday, May 21 to Thursday, May 26. Venue: Metro Hall Rotunda.
4. Art and Photo Exhibit at Metro Hall. May 21-26.
5. Asian Heritage Month Film Festival. Sunday, May 22, (tbc). 2-8pm (tbc). Innis Town Hall.
6. Artists Workshop at Toronto District School Board (tbc)
7. Artists Workshop at Toronto Catholic District School Board (tbc)
Other Asian Heritage Month Events:
Toronto Public Library: http://bit.ly/24uqYjF. These include Burmese don dancing, henna art, sushi making, Bangladeshi Ekakshara Dance.
Please let us know of more Asian/South Asian Heritage Month events, especially those of South Asia. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cover image of film maker Deepa Mehta, courtesy of Deepa Mehta.