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Icon of the event Patterning
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Create and express yourself while exploring the history and world of pattern. Come and see what patterns are made of and learn how to design some of your won!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 15
Thu Sep 22
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Icon of the event Adult Colouring Club
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Colour your cares away while you enjoy the latest craze of adult colouring. Materials will be provided, or bring your own....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 07
Wed Sep 14
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event Watercolour Painting for Teens
Wed Sep 14, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

In this program you will learn the basics of watercolour through a variety of fun activities and techniques. At the end of this program you will be able to bring home your own pieces of artwork....

Icon of the event Spanish Conversation Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Practice your Spanish conversation skills and make new friends. Everyone is welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 02
Fri Sep 09
Fri Sep 16
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
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 Pape/Danforth Knitting Circle
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come join us for an informal time of knitting. Bring your own needles and yarn. All levels welcome. Limited instructions for beginners from our friendly residents. Drop in. No registrations required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 12
Wed Nov 09
Wed Dec 14
Icon of the event Saturday Morning Knitting Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

All are welcome to knit in a group setting. Make new friends and share knitting tricks and techniques. Bring your own needles and wool. Limited instruction by group members.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 03
Sat Sep 10
Sat Sep 17
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 01
Icon of the event Teen Interest/Hobby Groups
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Drop in and spend one hour in the library. We have three volunteer-run groups in one room:...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 21
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event The StreetKnit Project
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Please join us on the last Tuesday of each month at the Annette Street Library from 7-8:15pm to put your knitting needles together and help keep someone without a home warm this year....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 30
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 29