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Icon of the event Crochet
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Learn the art of crochet. Bring your crochet needles, wool or for beginners we will have basic supplies on hand. Join other like-minded crocheters....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 10
Icon of the event Power of the Pen: Handwriting Analysis
Fri Nov 28, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn the basics of graphology and find out what handwriting can reveal about your favourite celebrity or person! Arrive early to get your handwriting analyzed! Audience: Teens and Adults. No registration required.

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 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 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...

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 10, 2015 - Sat Mar 28, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

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

Icon of the event Holiday Craft Adult Workshop
Thu Dec 11, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Downsview

Join us in making a unique framed photo art project. Registration required. For information or to register please call Downsview library at 416-395-5720.

Icon of the event Birding 101
Tue Jan 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Birding 101" for absolute beginners. Ever wanted to be a birdwatcher! This presentation will introduce beginners to birding, covering topics like: getting started, birdwatching guides, binoculars, species identification, s...

Icon of the event The Secret  Art of  Magic Tricks
Sat Mar 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Join Ayan Deb, magician extraordinaire, who loves to play exquisite card tricks that only he knows the secret behind their magic. In this two hour workshop, Ayan will teach you some of the secrets of his magic. Ages 12 and ...

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

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