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Icon of the event Paper Airplane Contest
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Join us on your PA Day for a Paper Airplane Contest! Design and decorate your own airplane and see how far it will fly. Ages 6-12, drop in.

Icon of the event Ask an expert : Top Tips for Top Vegetables
Tue May 31, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Must-have advice on growing beans, onions, garlic, peppers and other popular vegetables. Specifics on growing each vegetable or vegetable groups. How to grow vegetables in containers, how to prevent problems and optimize yiel...

Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat May 28, 2016 | 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Northern District

Please join us for celebrating Asian Heritage month for an interactive workshop at the Northern District Branch. Participants will learn the skilled art of Chinese Brush Painting from a local artist and make their own masterp...

Icon of the event Origami with Chris
Sat May 14, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

Do you enjoy origami? Come join Chris at the York Wood Branch on Saturday May 14th at 3:00pm to learn the art and be one step closer to becoming an origami master. All ages welcome. Limited space.

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 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 Monarch Butterfly Migration
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Monarch butterfly migration at Rosetta McClain gardens. This presentation will discuss the beautiful fall migration of monarch butterflies through Rosetta McClain gardens. Monarchs are staging a nice recovery and data colle...