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Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat May 14, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Albert Campbell

Join us for Asian Heritage Month and learn the skillful and ancient art of Chinese brush painting. Adults, older adults, and teens are welcome. All supplies will be provided. Registration is required, and is limited to 20 par...

Icon of the event Toronto Master Gardener
Thu May 12, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mount Pleasant

"Ask an Expert"...

Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Ten Tips for Low Maintenance Gardening
Thu May 12, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Cliffcrest

Garden less and enjoy it more! Managing expectations; getting real. No-fuss plants vs. prima donnas. Fertilizing vs. feeding the soil. Lawn vs. groundcovers. Fighting pests vs. loving your bugs. Proven time-savers. Great pick...

Icon of the event Mother's Day Craft
Mon May 02, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us to make something special for your mother, grandmother or caregiver! Ages 4-12. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult. Register in person or by calling 416-395-5440.

Icon of the event Repair Café
Sat Apr 23, 2016 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Get broken household items for free and learn while doing it! We'll have fixers for computers, electronics, small appliances, furniture, clothes, jewelry, books & more. For whatever you need fixin', bring it on!...

Icon of the event Pokémon Battle Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Practice your Pokémon play skills against other Pokémon trainers! In this program, you will get to compete for fun against other trainers in a tournament-style showdown....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 13
Wed Apr 27
Wed May 11
Wed May 25
Wed Jun 08
Icon of the event How to Grow Fig Trees in Toronto
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Grow figs in Toronto?without a greenhouse. Find out how to keep fig trees over the winter, how to prune them, and how to propagate them....

Icon of the event Crocheting/Knitting
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow knitters and crocheters.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 05
Tue Apr 12
Tue Apr 19
Tue Apr 26
Tue May 03
Icon of the event Cherry Blossom Painting for Beginners
Mon Mar 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us in creating your own original Cherry Blossom painting. No experience necessary! Please register at the Barbara Frum Branch in person or by calling 416-395-5440.

Icon of the event Ultimate Lego Challenge
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Build objects out of Lego© as quickly as you can. When the bell sounds ? time is up! Drop the Lego and show us what you got. 4 new building challenges and only 10 minutes to put it all together. Suitable for children 6-12 yea...