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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Haven't received your Hogwarts letter yet? Here's the next best thing! Learn amazing magic tricks to confound your family and friends! For ages 6 to 12. Registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 06
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...

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Sat May 28, 2016 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Woodside Square

This is an interactive workshop on the ancient and celebrated technique of Chinese Brush Painting. Participants will make their own masterpieces to take home. The class is led by a local artist. This program is for adults, ...

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 Get Inspired Workshops: Button Making
Fri May 13, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Discover how to make and design your own buttons.

Icon of the event Mother's Day Craft
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a special gift to give mom. Registration begins Apr 7th. Register in person or by phone 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Volleyball isn't just for the beach! Join us to play sport-inspired games in the library. For ages 9 to 12. Registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 06
Fri May 13
Fri May 20
Fri May 27
Icon of the event Library Lock-Up
Sat Apr 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairview

Race against time to solve brain teasers, puzzles, and library trivia before you end up trapped inside Fairview Library forever*! (*Not really.) Do you have what it takes to discover the secret in the stacks?...

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 Ask an Expert: 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Thu Apr 14, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Fun and practical ideas to expand your garden space such as delightful ways to create unity, drama and colour, visual tricks that borrow and mirror views or change levels, step by step plans for a small garden and more!...