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Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Launch with a Board Game Party
Wed Jul 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play Scrabble, chess, card games, ......And to register for the TD Summer Reading Club and receive a free program booklet. Children are encouraged to earn twelve collectible stickers by reading books over the summer.

Icon of the event Seeds and Gardening
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Learn what a seed library is and the importance of preserving and exchanging seeds from Toronto Seed Library staff. Please bring seeds to participate in a seed exchange. Children will have the opportunity to plant their own s...

Icon of the event Cancelled - Gardening is for the Birds
Tue May 12, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Taylor Memorial

Learn how to create well designed gardens with year-round beauty and songbird interest. Strategically choose and arrange plants, feeders, nesting boxes, and water sources to provide the essential elements of life for songbird...

Icon of the event Jewelry Making for Beginners
Mon May 04, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewelry in this hands on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to r...

Icon of the event Basics of Vegetable Growing
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cedarbrae

This year trained horticulturalists from the Toronto Master Gardeners will be at the library to answer all of your questions about growing vegetables. Learn about the vegetable plants, growing conditions, planting, fertilizin...

Icon of the event The Essentials of Creating Amazing Slideshows
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm
Eatonville

Learn from a professional visual artist and designer how to create a striking beautiful slideshow of your creativity or products, your story, portfolio, brand, opinion or any topic. This seminar will cover the principles, ti...

Icon of the event Greening Your Grounds: Getting Started
Mon Apr 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

What is a rain garden? How does a rain garden work? Should I install a permeable patio? Learn about the newest trends in residential landscaping and how to use them to add pizzazz to your property. Call 416-394-5270 or email ...

Icon of the event Tatting, anyone?
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Drop in and spend some time with fellow Tatters. Everyone welcome regardless of experience. Co-sponsored with Fringe Tatters. Visit www.FringeTatters.ca for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 23
Sat Jun 27
Icon of the event Earth Day Celebration
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Become an eco-leader through games and activities that demonstrate what you can do to help the environment! Learn about urban gardening and composting!...

Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Balcony and Terrace Container Gardening
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Weston

Inspiring photos and practical ideas for successful gardening above ground. Presented by Toronto Master Gardeners who are trained horticulturalists. No registration required.