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Icon of the event HOWL-o-WEEN Party!
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Queen/Saulter

Join us for tricks & treats! Don?t forget to wear your costume.

Icon of the event Ontario Garlic: the story from farm to festival
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Peter McClusky, founder of the Toronto Garlic Festival and author of Ontario Garlic: the Story from Farm to Festival, will be giving a talk on everything you ever wanted to know about garlic, including:...

Icon of the event Painting on the Run
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Queen/Saulter

Join local artist Jean Frances for a demonstration of how she paints 'on the spot' and 'on the run'. Using simple materials on hand and three tubes of paint she will demonstrate how she makes a kit for sketching 'on the spot...

Icon of the event Hawk, Eagle, Falcon, and Vulture Watching
Tue Sep 15, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Rosetta McLain Gardens is one of the best sites in the GTA to observe the fall migration of hawks, eagles, falcons, and vultures along the Scarborough Bluffs. This presentation will introduce you to the 15 or so species that ...

Icon of the event Wednesday Knit Night
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 19
Wed Sep 16
Wed Oct 21
Icon of the event Toronto Seed Library Workshop
Sat Aug 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Come and learn about the Toronto Seed Library and get started by borrowing seeds for your very own garden. This event will feature an introduction to the Toronto Seed Library, Seed Saving Workshop, and a chance to start your ...

Icon of the event Ready, Set, Party!
Thu Aug 06, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Queen/Saulter

Let's have a Wii party. Materials will be provided. Drop-in, no registration required.

Icon of the event Origami Crafts
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Come and learn how to make special origami crafts taught by experts from the Origami Society of Toronto....

Icon of the event Cyber Seniors
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Seniors are paired with a volunteer youth and will learn different computer topics including Internet Safety, Facebook, YouTube, Blogging, and Photo Sharing. This program runs for 4 weeks and registrants are expected to commi...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 04
Tue Aug 11
Tue Aug 18
Tue Aug 25
Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Queen/Saulter

Join our Lego Club where you can create, build and use your imagination! Drop-in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 30
Thu Aug 27
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 22