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Icon of the event LEGO Fun
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Calling all LEGO fans! Use your imagination and creativity to construct awesome LEGO structures. This drop-in program is for ages 6-12 years. There will be a selection of books available to borrow. Parents can participate in ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event Art for Tots
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Children will explore art materials and techniques, including clay, paint, pastel and collage. Ages 2-4. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 08
Mon Jan 15
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Several community volunt...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 06
Sat Jan 13
Sat Jan 20
Sat Feb 03
Sat Feb 10
Icon of the event Creative Yarn Works
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Do you knit or crochet? Come out and enjoy knitting and crocheting in the library, every Thursday from 6-8 pm. Beginners are welcome. We will help you learn. Bring you own needles and wool....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 04
Thu Jan 11
Thu Jan 18
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Icon of the event Relief Printing for Kids
Mon Nov 27, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants can get ready for the holiday season by making holiday cards. In this workshop, they will learn basic relief printing techniques by making multiple prints of their drawings....

Icon of the event Electric Perfume
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

In this workshop, artists from Electric Perfume will provide an overview of the documentation practises and archival considerations when creating technology based art-works for public exhibition. Topics of discussion include ...

Icon of the event Increasing Your Enjoyment of Wine
Tue Nov 21, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Agincourt

Increase your enjoyment of wine with tips on how to make good wine choices. This introductory course will give you the knowledge to find good wines at great prices. By the end of this session you will be able to know where to...

Icon of the event Object As Archive
Mon Nov 20, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

In this workshop participants will create and decorate their very own clay pinch pot. Each pot will illustrate a story about the participant. Ages 6 to 12 years. To register, call 416-396-8850 or register in person at the bra...

Icon of the event Graphic Design Basics II
Sat Nov 18, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

This workshop will begin with the fundamentals of graphic design and then move on to advanced levels through a series of tutorials focusing on poster and single page layouts. Each participant will be provided with a digital t...

Icon of the event Cutting Corners: Collage Culture
Thu Nov 16, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

This workshop will provide a brief overview of collage based practices starting with Dada transitioning into Punk album covers and culminating with contemporary practices and collage's relationship to DJ culture. Participants...