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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...

Icon of the event Sustainable/Eco Design for your Home
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Top 5 tips from Nikka Design to help you live better and feel better. This mini-workshop will show you how even small changes can have a big impact in creating a healthier home. To register, please visit in person or call 416...

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 Puppet Club
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Pape/Danforth

Sign up for four Fridays of Puppetry Fun Ages 8-12. Call branch for more details


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 10
Fri Apr 17
Fri Apr 24
Fri May 01
Icon of the event Easter Egg Hunt
Sat Mar 28, 2015 | 10:30 am - 10:45 am
Sanderson

Join us for the annual Sanderson Easter Egg Hunt! Bring a basket or bag and try to find all the eggs hiding in the Children's area. The hunt will start right at 10:30am, so don't be late!...

Icon of the event Twisted Ones
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Mount Pleasant

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show and workshop that is packed with incredible balloon costumes, magic, and cool music. Everyone learns how to make a balloon dog to take home.

Icon of the event Kids Master Chef Challenge
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Compete in our Kids Master Chef Challenge! Participants will be supplied with "secret ingredients" that they will use to create their food masterpieces. Creations will be judged on taste and presentation....

Icon of the event Printmaking for Teens
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Sanderson

Join us for a free workshop with artist Rob Matejka. Learn how to create and apply your own design to a reusable bag using printmaking techniques - then take the bag home with you! All supplies are provided....

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 Lego Challenge
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Calling all Lego builders! Join us for some fun Lego challenges and work as a team to complete a variety of tasks....