Arts briefs

I Take This Man debuts
I Take This Man, a comedy by Jack Sharkey, debuts March 27 at the Scarborough Village Theatre, 3600 Kingston Rd. The play runs until April 6. General admission is $17, and students and seniors pay only $14 on Thursdays and Sundays. 416-396-4049 or visit

Acoustic Harvest features hometown act
The Acoustic Harvest Folk Club features the folk-pop melodies of Sheila Carbine and Amanda Walther, also known as Dala, on March 29. The performance will take place at 8 p.m. at the St. Nicholas Anglican Church, 1512 Kingston Road. Tickets are $15 at the door. Visit for more information.

Kuan Yin Painting Exhibition
The Puto Aranyaka Charity Fund showcases the paintings of Kuan Yin (Avalokitesvara) on March 26-30, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The exhibition will be held at the Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto, 5183 Sheppard Ave. E. All proceeds will go towards the Puto Elderly home. 905-841-7241 or visit for details.

Scottish Country Dancing
Fallingbrook Presbyterian Church, 31 Wood Glen Dr., hosts Scottish country dancing every Friday evening. No partner necessary. Ages six to 12 dance from 7 to 8 p.m., adults dance from 8 to 10 p.m. 416-286-9755 for more information.

Art and writing contest
Robert Bateman’s writing and art contest is looking for submissions of original pieces of work of wildlife from anyone aged 19 or younger for the 2008 Get to Know Calendar. All submissions are due by April 22. Winners will be announced at the Toronto Zoo on June 14. For contest entry forms and details, visit