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Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up  Cable Knitting
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

For the more experienced knitter, we will offer instruction on how to knit cables and follow a pattern. Materials will be provided but feel free to bring something you are already working on.

Icon of the event Friday Knit Night!
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 12
Fri Mar 11
Fri Apr 08
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Enjoy classics, new releases, and movies of the season.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 19
Fri Mar 18
Fri Apr 15
Fri May 20
Icon of the event Cherry Blossom Painting for Beginners
Mon Mar 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us in creating your own original Cherry Blossom painting. No experience necessary! Please register at the Barbara Frum Branch in person or by calling 416-395-5440.

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!...

Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up Learn the Basics
Tue Feb 16, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Lillian H. Smith

An absolute beginner's course to knitting. Cast on, knit, purl and cast off. Materials will be provided but you may also bring your own equipment.

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 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...