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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 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 Knitting Circle
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Needlework, Crochet or Knitting....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 04
Wed Mar 11
Wed Mar 18
Wed Mar 25
Wed Apr 01
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 Boyz Klub
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Come hang out (just the boys) at our cool after school spot where you can get homework help, play games and mentorship from guest speakers. For boys ages 10-13 years old. Please register.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 03
Fri Apr 10
Fri Apr 17
Fri Apr 24
Fri May 01
Icon of the event Fandom Day
Sat Apr 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

A celebration of fandom. Share your fanfiction and fanart, vote for your OTP, debate which fandom is the best. We?ll cap it all off with cosplay!...

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 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 Chess in the Library
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Drop in every Saturday from 12:30-2:30 pm and test your mettle against your fellow chess lovers. This is a free program and no registration is required. All ages and all skill levels are welcome. Never played before? No probl...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Sat Mar 21
Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Hang out in the computer lab for video gaming with our Wii, PCs and other consoles. Every Tuesday from 4-5pm in the lLearning Centre on the 2nd floor.. Ages 6-12. Drop-in. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 07
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05