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Icon of the event Ask an Expert- Pollinator Gardens
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
High Park

Toronto Master Gardener presents the latest buzz on creating a haven for pollinators. Topics include: What is a pollinator garden? Why plant one? Characteristics of pollinator plants, details and recommendations for specific ...

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:
Mon Mar 09
Mon Mar 16
Mon Mar 23
Mon Mar 30
Tue Apr 07
Icon of the event The Secret Lives of Spring Wildflowers
Thu Apr 09, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
High Park

Join accomplished naturalist Richard Aaron as he shares fascinating stories about Toronto's spring flora. Learn about a wildflower that deceives insects, another plant once used for medicine but now banned, and much more.

Icon of the event Afterschool Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Put your imagination to work and learn something new, or show off your engineering skills and build impressive structures. Every Monday our Afterschool Club will bring a different theme or challenge for you to face!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 09
Mon Mar 16
Mon Mar 23
Mon Mar 30
Mon Apr 06
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. Visitors and new members are welcome. For information about monthly topics and other special events, please conta...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 12
Thu Apr 09
Thu May 14
Thu Jun 11
Icon of the event After-School Drama Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
High Park

Come and hang out at the High Park Library after school for our new Drama Club....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Icon of the event After-School Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
High Park

What can you create with Lego? The possibilities are endless! Hang out at the High Park Library after school and have a blast building with Lego....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 07
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Icon of the event Calligraphy
Fri Apr 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Leaside

Learn the Uncial script....

Icon of the event Duct Tape Creations
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Get crafty and creative with household duct tape in a variety of colours and patterns! Make library card holders, small clutches/wallets, and other fun items to take home. Get ideas and share your tips with others!...

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...