Category : First Nations

277. Lisa Odjig, Morningstar River, and Kehewin Native Dance Theatre, a Review.

  I spent a leisurely afternoon at Fort York last Sunday. It was commemorating the War of 1812. My highlights were the three First

276. Jun. 22-24 Multicultural Toronto Weekend

  For people interested in free or nearly free events that showcase Toronto’s amazing diversity, this weekend is another treasure-trove. Italian Heritage Month continues

275. Jun 16-17 Multicultural Toronto Weekend

  Help needed. So much is happening this summer in the free or nearly-free department that I’m having a hard time keeping up. So

265. Multicultural Doors Open

  Saturday, May 26 and Sunday, May 27. 12-5pm. Some buildings close earlier. Over 135 buildings in the GTA are open to the public

260. Big Drum Social at the Native Canadian Centre

  Janice Chan writes about her first experience at the Big Drum Social A few weeks ago, I went to the Big Drum Social

  Arriving late, I missed the national anthems of Turkey, Canada and Macedonia. In addition to the Turks and Macedonians, there were other performers:

  I learned a lot at York Regional Police’s International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination last Sunday. I didn’t know that this

I fell in love with storytelling around campfires at a cottage or summer camp many years ago. Last year’s Storytelling Festival brought back those

10. Drums at the Reference Library

Dancing. ImageĀ©Ruth Lor Malloy2010 This event last Wednesday was a perfect introduction to First Nations dance and drumming and it was free. All of