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Icon of the event Fall Paper Making Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Did you know you can make paper yourself? We have the Club for you then! Bring your own materials or come and see a demonstration of how this technique can be done cheaply and easily. Reserve your table as space is limited. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Icon of the event Holiday Sewing Craft: Make Your Own Stuffed Felt Mouse
Sat Dec 02, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Come hand-sew and stuff your own felt mouse for a toy, ornament, or keep-sake. Get ideas for making other small stuffed creatures, and meet other fun and creative children....

Icon of the event Silk Flower Making Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A craft created in Japan, popular in Taiwan and China. Attend our monthly classes and have flowers all year round....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event Family Hangout
Fri Oct 20, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Spadina Road

Children and caregivers get together to play and socialize with other families. All ages. No registration required.

Icon of the event Halloween Storytime and Craft
Fri Oct 27, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for a special Halloween storytime and craft for children ages 2-6 and their caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event The Odin String Quartet
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for an interactive performance of various genres and musical styles with members of The Odin String Quartet....

Icon of the event Cold Porcelain Ornament Workshop
Thu Nov 23, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Make an ornament out of cold porcelain before the holiday season. Have a unique gift to share that you can take home to decorate and personalize....

Icon of the event  Trollope/social change and Downton Abbey with Judith Knelman
Thu Oct 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Julian Fellowes, the creator of Downton Abbey, has acknowledged that he was inspired by the Victorian novelist Anthony Trollope. Judith Knelman looks at Downton as an extension of Trollope?s Palliser novels, particularly Can...

Icon of the event Friday Night Film: GET OUT
Fri Oct 27, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

GET OUT directed by Jordan Peele (2014 - 1 hour 44 minutes - 14A)...

Icon of the event Comics/Komiks Meet-Up
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A regular workspace for those wishing to network, create and bring their comics/komiks to completion. Some materials will be provided by the library but please bring your own equipment and a sample of your work or work in pr...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30