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Icon of the event Mother's Day Crafts for Children
Sat May 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern Elms

Come out and join us making fun and creative mother's day cards and crafts. All children are invited to attend. For more information please call 416-394-5230.

Icon of the event Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Sat May 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Cycle Toronto will show you the basics of how to maintain your bike in this hands-on workshop. Topics include: safety checks, pumping your tires, tightening your brakes, lubing your chain, and ensuring your bike is the right ...

Icon of the event The Basics of Vegetable Gardening
Sat May 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Discover the joy of growing your own food! A Master Gardener will talk about the importance of soil, how to make new garden beds, and how to care for your plants. Learn when to start seeds indoors and when to direct seeds in ...

Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat May 05, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: 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 25 par...

Icon of the event Music and Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern Elms

Join us for a creative and musical afternoon at the library. Learn how to make musical instruments using recycled items....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 05
Icon of the event Kitchen Design-Do's and Don'ts
Tue May 01, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

The kitchen is the most multi-functional space in our homes. Maximizing the efficiency of this space requires smart planning. See which cabinet options save space, keeps storage organized and are worth the extra they cost. Le...

Icon of the event 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Tue Apr 24, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Get inspired and see ideas for making better use of the space you have! Learn a step by step method for planning your garden, visual tricks to virtually expand your space and ideas for going vertical. Get suggestions for wha...

Icon of the event Seed Planting and Stories
Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern Elms

Learn about seed planting and enjoy a fun story at the library....

Icon of the event Spring Awakening
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern Elms

Take the steps this spring to have your best garden ever!...

Icon of the event Bricks Challenge! with Young Engineers
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Are you up to the challenge? The Young Engineers Bricks Challenge is offering a FREE workshop that uses Lego to study STEM concepts. At this workshop, learn about the lever principle ? fulcrums, force arms, load arms, and tor...