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Icon of the event Make It Sew
Sat Jul 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Because safety pins don't solve everything! Learn essential hand sewing skills like how to hem a pair of pants or sew a button from a seamstress with decades of experience to share. You'll be amazed how just a few simple tech...

Icon of the event Youth Hub IN THE SUMMER
3:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Same ol' Youth Hub, but with some extra fun:...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 25
Tue Jul 26
Wed Jul 27
Thu Jul 28
Fri Jul 29
Icon of the event Board Games for Seniors
Wed Aug 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come in and join other seniors or our teen volunteers for fun. You will have a variety of board games to play with, from Boggle, Bingo to Brain Quest....

Icon of the event Knitting & Crochet Circle
Ongoing event running from Tue Jun 28, 2016 - Tue Nov 29, 2016
Location: Albion

Join our Knitting & Crochet circle led by friendly neighborhood residents on Tuesday evenings from 6-7.30 pm. All ages and levels are welcome. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Teen Interest/Hobby Groups
Wed Aug 03, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

The session on August 3 is cancelled....

Icon of the event Message in A Bottle Necklace
Wed Sep 28, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us to make your own miniature glass bottle necklace and beaded bookmark. All supplies included. No experience is necessary. Space is limited, please register in branch or call (416) 393-7727.

Icon of the event Short Story Writing Workshop for Teens
Sat Aug 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Katie Bryski, the winner of the Toronto Star 2016 Short Story Contest, will show young writers how to craft a short story in this workshop for teens ages 12-17. Click the link below to reserve a spot in the program starting o...

Icon of the event Becoming a Deejay: Skills, Attitudes, and Techniques
Mon Sep 26, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Start an exciting new hobby or launch a career- this is sure to be a workshop that will inspire you. Join Deejay Twizta, a Toronto-based artist as he unfolds his musical journey. He will provide advice on choosing the right e...

Icon of the event Arduino for Total Beginners (Tues. Sept. 27, 2016)
Tue Sep 27, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Learn how to use an Arduino micro-controller. This program is for those who know nothing about Arduino, micro-controllers and electronics. A laptop and Arduino kit are provided for use during this workshop in Study Room 3, 1...

Icon of the event D.I.Y Beauty Products
Sat Aug 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn to make your own inexpensive cosmetic products using natural ingredients in this hands-on workshop. We will make two products, Black Gel Liner and Lip Balm. You'll leave with recipes, instructions, the know-how to make ...