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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 Sustainable/Eco Design for your Home
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Top 5 tips from Nikka Design to help you live better and feel better. This mini-workshop will show you how even small changes can have a big impact in creating a healthier home. To register, please visit in person or call 416...

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 07
Mon Apr 13
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04
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 How to make a great photograph, using old and new technology
Thu May 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

What makes a great photograph? We will explore some of the iconic photographs from the birth of photography 175 years ago to today and learn how the basic guidelines for a great photo have not changed significantly - but what...

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.

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 Puppetry Club
Ongoing event running from Mon Apr 13, 2015 - Mon May 04, 2015
Cedarbrae

Learn about the art of puppetry! During this 4-week program we will discuss puppetry around the world and different techniques used to make puppets. We will also write scripts, and make puppets! In the final week everyone wil...

Icon of the event Weston Branch Lip Sync Battle
Thu Apr 09, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Weston

Have you got mad lip syncing skills? Enter Weston branch's first ever Lip Sync Battle, for your chance to win prizes and be crowned Weston branch Champion! Too shy to perform? Come and cheer on your favourite routines, and ...

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Several community volun...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Sat May 09