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Icon of the event After School Maker Program
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Looking for something fun to do? Want a new hobby? Join us for this creative arts and crafts program. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Icon of the event Birding 101: Tips for bird watching in Toronto
Wed Apr 05, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

Birding is fun,easy, and can be done anywhere. Learn everything you need to know to get started, from choosing binoculars and field guides, to where and when to bird in your neighbourhood, and what birds you are likely to fin...

Icon of the event Paint with Me
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Create your own unique work of art with Artist Erin Reece in a guided 'paintshop' using acrylic and canvas mediums. Each participant will be taught step by step to help recreate their own creation. Be inspired while enjoying ...

Icon of the event DIY Soap Making Workshop with
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Malvern

During this interactive workshop, you will make skincare products that will feel good and smell great! The instructor will guide you through the process of making soaps, lotion, lip balm, bath bombs, and body scrub. You will ...

Icon of the event Knitting & Crocheting Circle
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Whether you're an avid knitter or just a beginner, come join us for an informal time of knitting and crocheting. Knitting and crocheting resources will be provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Icon of the event Learn to Crochet Classes
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Steeles

Have you always wanted to create with your hands? Come share your passion for crochet, make friends and have fun. Classes offered to all ages and you work at your own level. Bring your hooks, yarn and your ideas and get s...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 19
Thu Jan 26
Thu Feb 02
Thu Feb 09
Thu Feb 16
Icon of the event Lego Central
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Are you up for a challenge? Try one of our Lego building challenges and see where your creativity can take you. Every week is a new event, from making a Stop Motion movie to Building the Tallest towers, the possibilities are ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 23
Mon Feb 06
Mon Feb 20
Mon Mar 06
Mon Mar 20
Icon of the event Family Literacy Day Celebration
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Join us for a variety of crafts and games to celebrate Family Literacy Day. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Chinese New Year Craft
Sat Jan 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Steeles

Join us as we celebrate Chinese New Year with a lantern craft. For ages 5 and up. Registration required.

Icon of the event After School Crafting Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us every Wednesday in April for a variety of special crafting techniques including loom bands, crochet and more! Ages 6-12 in the Children's Department, drop in no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 05
Wed Apr 12
Wed Apr 19
Wed Apr 26