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Icon of the event The Yarn Knits
Ongoing event running from Tue Mar 04, 2014 - Tue Jun 24, 2014
Queen/Saulter

Join The Yarn Knits - a drop-in knitting club. Every Tuesday from 1-3PM, bring your yarn, needles, crochet hooks and projects. Get creative and get to know other knitters. Everyone is welcome no matter what level you are at! ...

Icon of the event Solo travel: 6 things you absolutely must know
Mon May 05, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

From how fantastic solo travel is to how to make it fantastic, Janice Waugh will share stories, advice and wisdom from her travels alone.

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 22
Mon Apr 28
Mon May 05
Mon May 12
Tue May 20
Icon of the event Origami for Adults: Traditional Cranes
Thu May 22, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Queen/Saulter

Join us for another installment of Origami for Adults. To celebrate Asian Heritage Month, we will be folding traditional, origami cranes. Hope to see you there!

Icon of the event Moving Origami for Adults
Thu Jun 12, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Queen/Saulter

Join us in making moving origami. We will be folding spinning tops. Materials will be provided. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Tween Thursdays!
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 8-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Make new friends and share some laughs while making wearable jewerly, desi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 10
Icon of the event How to Take Better Photos
Fri May 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Queen/Saulter

Toronto-based photographer Judy-Ann Cazemier will discuss focus, exposure, and rules of composition using examples from her portfolio. She is a regular contributor to ?Neighbourhood Living? magazine.

Icon of the event Learn about Needlework
Mon Apr 28, 2014 | All Day
Cedarbrae

An exhibition and show of traditional and modern embroidery. See members of the Scarborough Needlearts Guild creating beautiful pieces using various stitches from cross stich to hardanger....

Icon of the event Make + Create
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Come create, discover, play, and learn with us as we explore maker culture! The possibilities are endless....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 30
Thu May 15
Wed Jun 18
Icon of the event Duct Tape Wallets and Accessories
Wed Jul 23, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Duct tape now comes in some pretty cool colours. It is also super durable. Come and make with us....