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Icon of the event Ask an Expert: 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Fri May 08, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Fun and practical ideas to expand your garden space, presented by trained horticulturalists from Toronto Master Gardeners. Learn step by step planning for starting a small garden and creative ways to use containers for growi...

Icon of the event Crafts for Kids
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Get in touch with your creative side! Make something to take home using paper, scissors, colours and your imagination! All ages welcome. Parents must be present for children 6 years and younger. Drop-in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 02
Mon Feb 09
Mon Feb 16
Mon Feb 23
Mon Mar 02
Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 12, 2015 - Mon Jun 29, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick...

Icon of the event Gaming in the Library
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Looking for something to do during the March Break?...

Icon of the event Basics of Vegetable Growing
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cedarbrae

This year trained horticulturalists from the Toronto Master Gardeners will be at the library to answer all of your questions about growing vegetables. Learn about the vegetable plants, growing conditions, planting, fertilizin...

Icon of the event Valentine's Day Cards
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Come and make a Valentine's Day card for that special someone.

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 10, 2015 - Sat Jun 27, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event After School Library Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Looking for something to do after school? Join our Library Club and learn new things, make stuff and have fun! Open to kids in grades 4-6. Register at the Agincourt Branch Children's dept. or call 416-396-8952.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24
Icon of the event Kidz Gaming Night
Wed Feb 18, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Albion

Play games like FIFA 2014, Just Dance 2014 and Wii Sports Resort, includes bowling! Show us your skillz! Drop-in only.

Icon of the event How to make a great photograph, using old and new technology
Thu May 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

What makes a great photograph? We will explore some of the iconic photographs from the birth of photography 175 years ago to today and learn how the basic guidelines for a great photo have not changed significantly - but what...