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June 2019

HABI: Weaving Stories of Migrant Labour and Indigenous Resurgence

June 9 - June 23
Free

Referencing the history of gendered labour in the Small Arms Inspection Building, Kwentong Bayan’s exhibition and month-long programming series continues the collective’s ongoing project of working with caregivers, advocates and community allies, to capture the real life stories of Filipinx migrant caregivers.

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HABI Workshop 1: Ways of Weaving

June 9 at 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

Guest artists, Cynthia Alberto (Weaving Hand, NYC) will introduce the concept of zero-waste weaving and how sustainable weaving practices can benefit the environment. Maria Montejo (Jakaltec/Popti) will share stories of Mayan weaving practices.

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HABI Workshop 2: Community Art Build with Migrant Care Workers

June 15 at 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

In collaboration with Caregiver Connections, Education and Support Organization (Cceso Cceso), migrant caregivers/care workers will share their lived experiences and some of the urgent issues affecting their lives today.

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HABI Workshop 3: Indigenous Teachings with Philip Cote

June 23 at 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

National Indigenous Peoples Day is celebrated on June 21 across Canada/Turtle Island. It also coincides with the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, and a time for traditional gatherings and ceremonies

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Toronto Biennial of Art Information Session

June 25 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

The Toronto Biennial of Art is a 72 day art festival offering accessible and transformative visual art exhibitions, installations, talks, learning opportunities, and happenings in new and unexpected spaces along the shores of Lake Ontario.

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July 2019

Feast In The East

July 27 at 7:00 pm - July 28 at 2:00 am
Free

Feast In The East is a food, music, and art installation series originally located in Toronto's east end. Presented by the City of Mississauga, Feast In The East brings its 74th edition to the Small Arms Inspection Building.

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August 2019

Building Together to Close the Dream Gap

August 10 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Free

Join us for an interactive building workshop with Barbie and Girls Can Too. You will get tool safety tips, a chance to build your own garden box or bird house, participate in a scavenger hunt with fun prizes.

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All about Bats

August 16 at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Free

Join us for a night of adventure as you take in a presentation on bats and why they are important in our communities. Afterwards, hike into the woods as citizen scientists by listening to the world of bats through a special bat detector.

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September 2019

Toronto Biennial of Art

September 22 - December 1
Free

The Toronto Biennial of Art is a 72-day, free art exhibition located at 10 sites along the waterfront. The Small Arms Inspection Building will present works by 13 international artists and provide interactive experiences that include workshops, artist talks, community gatherings and explorative walks.

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The New Youth Council

September 25 at 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Free

The New Youth Council welcomes all Mississauga youth between the ages of 15 and 21 to participate in weekly creative workshops at the Small Arms Inspection Building. Held during the Toronto Biennial of Art, youth will have opportunities to work on creative projects, meet artists and curators, and go on off-site trips.

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