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Icon of the event Adult Colouring: Try it Out!
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Spadina Road

Join us for our first colouring program for adults and find out for yourself why the top selling books on Amazon last year were colouring books! Whether for relaxation, play, a social hour, expressing your creativity or just ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 18
Thu Feb 25
Icon of the event Monarch Butterfly Migration
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Monarch butterfly migration at Rosetta McClain gardens. This presentation will discuss the beautiful fall migration of monarch butterflies through Rosetta McClain gardens. Monarchs are staging a nice recovery and data colle...

Icon of the event March Break Craft
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cliffcrest

Come and make a March Break craft. We will be making "egg carton creatures." Suitable to children ages 3-13.

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Chess In The Library volunteers present this program featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Sat Mar 12
Sat Mar 19
Icon of the event  Palmerston Monthly Lego Club (age 5-12)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join The Palmerston Monthly Lego Club! Build, create and explore the world of Lego! For ages 5-12 years. Once a month on a Monday after school. Drop-in. No registration required. Please call 416-393-7680 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 22
Mon Mar 14
Mon Apr 18
Mon May 16
Icon of the event Crocheting/Knitting
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow knitters and crocheters.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 05
Tue Apr 12
Tue Apr 19
Tue Apr 26
Tue May 03
Icon of the event Ask an expert : Top Tips for Top Vegetables
Tue May 31, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Must-have advice on growing beans, onions, garlic, peppers and other popular vegetables. Specifics on growing each vegetable or vegetable groups. How to grow vegetables in containers, how to prevent problems and optimize yiel...

Icon of the event March Break Fun: Stories, Crafts and Games
11:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join us for stories, crafts and games during March Break....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 14
Sat Mar 19
Icon of the event Make It! Knitting and Handcraft Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Spadina Road

Do you love making things? Always dreamed of knitting? Join our circle of crafters to chat, work on a project, share your skill and learn something new. All levels welcome, please bring your own materials....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 08
Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Ten Tips for Low Maintenance Gardening
Thu May 12, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Cliffcrest

Garden less and enjoy it more! Managing expectations; getting real. No-fuss plants vs. prima donnas. Fertilizing vs. feeding the soil. Lawn vs. groundcovers. Fighting pests vs. loving your bugs. Proven time-savers. Great pick...