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Icon of the event Ask an Expert: 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Toronto Master Gardener Josee Couture will share fun and practical ideas to expand your garden space:...

Icon of the event Watercolours:  Images & Shapes
Thu May 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

Explore your inner artist and step out of the box painting in...

Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Growing the Romantics - Roses, Peonies & Irises
Thu Apr 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Don Mills

Learn how to plant, prune, fertilize and care for the divine divas of the flower world. Join Master Gardener Susan Lipchak for a brief history of the romantic plants, growing tips and 26 varieties that will add drama to your...

Icon of the event How to Grow Fig Trees in Toronto
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Grow figs in Toronto?without a greenhouse. Find out how to keep fig trees over the winter, how to prune them, and how to propagate them....

Icon of the event Leaside Needleworx Group (Knitting and Crocheting @ the Library)
10:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

Bring your own projects or start something new. Everyone welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 01
Fri Apr 08
Fri Apr 15
Fri Apr 22
Fri Apr 29
Icon of the event St. Patrick's Day
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Morningside

Experience the Luck of the Irish with a special St. Patrick's Day craft program!...

Icon of the event Leaside Garden Society
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

The Leaside Garden Society meets nine times a year for friendly and informative sessions on gardening topics. For more information, please call 416-422-0538 or e-mail leaside@gardenontario.org.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 10
Thu Apr 14
Thu May 12
Thu Jun 09
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 Knitting and Crocheting
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

A great place to share your interest in yarn and knitting. Whether you?re a beginner or a seasoned pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow knitters / crocheters. 2nd and 4th Wednesdays.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 24
Wed Mar 09
Wed Mar 23
Wed Apr 13
Wed Apr 27
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.