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What’s On Calendar
August 23–25, 2019

Summer Camps

Friday, August 23, 2019
9:00am – 4:30pm

Our 2019 Summer Camps season features Sailing, Canoe & Kayaking, Circus Arts, Leadership & Overnight, Performing Arts, Visual Arts, Sports, Exploratory and Specialty & Science Camps. Register today!

Silkscreen Printing (1 Day)

Saturday, August 24, 2019
10:00am – 5:00pm

Students learn how to make screen positives, coat and shoot silkscreens. Students take home their own original screen prints at the end of the day.

Let’s Savour Taiwan – The Soy Sauce Test

Saturday, August 24, 2019
12:00pm – 7:00pm

Do you know where your food comes from? Explore farmers’ best practices to help our environment and sample Taiwanese flavours!

Puppeteer Workshop – Taiwan’s Glove Puppet

Saturday, August 24, 2019
12:00pm – 7:00pm

The puppet show is something that is well-rooted within Taiwanese society. Experience this magical, storied art in the palm of your hand at TAIWANfest!

Puppeteer Workshop – Vietnam’s Water Puppet

Saturday, August 24, 2019
12:00pm – 7:00pm

You don’t have to venture all the way to Hanoi to experience the thousand-year history of Vietnamese water puppets – you can be a puppeteer at TAIWANfest!

Taiwan Bookstore – Women Inspired

Saturday, August 24, 2019
12:00pm – 7:00pm

When women write about the world, its history and current events, do we understand humanity better? Explore more at the Taiwan Bookstore.

Friendship Kitchen: Josie Chang - Petit Été

Saturday, August 24, 2019
1:15pm – 2:45pm

TAIWANfest invites you to join Josie’s cooking class, and through her stories, visit the bridge of friendship between two countries she has built through food.

Hope Talk – Taiwan Refocus: Wen Cheng Lee

Saturday, August 24, 2019
2:30pm – 3:30pm

Wen Cheng Lee uses animation to illustrate common Taiwanese scenery such as store signs and building structures, transforming the urban monster as archetypes of human desires.

Friendship Kitchen: Allie Huang - The Alley No. 11

Saturday, August 24, 2019
3:45pm – 5:15pm

Allie Huang brings her story and her food to Canada, where you’ll see firsthand how much Taiwanese chefs and farmers cherish the environment, cultures, peoples,and land.

Hope Talk – Taiwan Street Arts: Milkfish Man

Saturday, August 24, 2019
5:30pm – 6:30pm

Meet Milkfish Man, a famous Taiwanese graphic designer, visual artist, owner of two bookstores and now the fourth member of Sorry Youth, in charge of the bubble machine during performances.

Friendship Kitchen: Nguyễn Mạnh Hùng - Hanoi Celebrity Chef

Saturday, August 24, 2019
6:15pm – 7:45pm

In Chef Nguyễn’s cooking class, you don’t just copy notes and learn to cook – you follow him through the crowded streets of Hanoi and explore the city with heart!

Silver or Gold Ring (1 day)

Sunday, August 25, 2019
10:00am – 5:00pm

Learn basic jewellery techniques to complete a hand-fabricated band ring. Part of COURSES & WORKSHOPS.

Let’s Savour Taiwan – The Soy Sauce Test

Sunday, August 25, 2019
12:00pm – 6:00pm

Do you know where your food comes from? Explore farmers’ best practices to help our environment and sample Taiwanese flavours!

Friendship Kitchen: Nguyễn Mạnh Hùng - Hanoi Celebrity Chef

Sunday, August 25, 2019
12:00pm – 1:30pm

In Chef Nguyễn’s cooking class, you don’t just copy notes and learn to cook – you follow him through the crowded streets of Hanoi and explore the city with heart!

Puppeteer Workshop – Taiwan’s Glove Puppet

Sunday, August 25, 2019
12:00pm – 6:00pm

The puppet show is something that is well-rooted within Taiwanese society. Experience this magical, storied art in the palm of your hand at TAIWANfest!

Puppeteer Workshop – Vietnam’s Water Puppet

Sunday, August 25, 2019
12:00pm – 6:00pm

You don’t have to venture all the way to Hanoi to experience the thousand-year history of Vietnamese water puppets – you can be a puppeteer at TAIWANfest!

Taiwan Bookstore – Women Inspired

Sunday, August 25, 2019
12:00pm – 6:00pm

When women write about the world, its history and current events, do we understand humanity better? Explore more at the Taiwan Bookstore.

Hope Talk: The Value of Democracy: The Taiwan story of a Chinese Girl – Alison Zhao

Sunday, August 25, 2019
1:00pm – 2:00pm

The activist shares her story about her work on the Chinese struggle for human rights and the feminist movement.

Friendship Kitchen: Allie Huang - The Alley No. 11

Sunday, August 25, 2019
2:15pm – 3:45pm

Allie Huang brings her story and her food to Canada, where you’ll see firsthand how much Taiwanese chefs and farmers cherish the environment, cultures, peoples,and land.

Friendship Kitchen: Josie Chang - Petit Été

Sunday, August 25, 2019
4:30pm – 6:00pm

TAIWANfest invites you to join Josie’s cooking class, and through her stories, visit the bridge of friendship between two countries she has built through food.

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

For details, inquire at the Info Desk or call 416 973 4000.

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