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Icon of the event Sprouting Workshop : Gardening Series
Fri Jan 30, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

This workshop teaches participants the benefits of sprouting. There are many nutritional benefits of unlocking the proteins, vitamins and minerals from the grains. This workshop is presented by Dallington Pollinators Garden....

Icon of the event Healthy Lunches: Gardening Series
Fri Feb 27, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

This workshop aims to help busy parents explore how to make food more interesting and varied for children by using some fresh items from the garden. This workshop is presented by Dallington Pollinators Garden. To register ple...

Icon of the event Watercolours Inspired by Lawren Harris
Wed May 06, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

The art of Canadian icon Lawren Harris will be the inspiration for this watercolour painting workshop lead by artist Asha. All materials supplied. Space is limited. Please call 416-395-5710 to register.

Icon of the event Container Gardening: Gardening Series
Fri Mar 27, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

This workshop offers the basics of organic and container gardening. It is aimed at apartment and condo dwellers who want to experiment with growing food in limited spaces, like their balconies or windows. This workshop is pre...

Icon of the event Monarch Butterfly Migration.
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 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 in 2014 and da...

Icon of the event Impressionism in Monet's Style
Wed Mar 25, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

The timeless art of Claude Monet will be the inspiration this watercolour painting workshop lead by Artist Asha Rastogi. All materials supplied. Space is limited. Please call 416-395-5710 to register.

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 10, 2015 - Sat Jun 27, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event  Downsview's Adult Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Thu Feb 05, 2015 - Thu Apr 09, 2015
Downsview

Interested in playing chess? Want to learn? Is playing chess on your bucket list?...

Icon of the event Fabric Landscape Art
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Taylor Memorial

Participants will be guided to make a piece of art inspired by the Group of Seven Canadian artists. Using a variety of fabrics and an iron, pieces of material will be tansformed into a beautiful landscape. Please call the b...

Icon of the event Bead Stringing Jewellery
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Attendees will learn about materials and tools used in bead stringing jewellery as well as gain knowledge of crimping techniques and design elements. Individuals will complete a single strand illusion beaded necklace in addit...