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Icon of the event Making Great Sausage with The Healthy Butcher
Sat Sep 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Dave Meli, head butcher at Toronto's own Healthy Butcher, shows us how to make our own great-tasting sausages at home and discusses the importance of organic, sustainable farming - not just for our environment, but for our be...

Icon of the event Show and Tell: Storytelling at the Library
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring an object - Tell a story - Share your roots...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Icon of the event Button Making for Teens
Mon Sep 12, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Jones

Come to Jones after school and learn how to make your very own button to take home!...

Icon of the event Summer Lego Competition
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humber Summit

Join in the fun and see what you can build with our huge collection of Lego pieces on one massive table top.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 04
Thu Aug 11
Thu Aug 18
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event Repair Café
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Get broken items fixed for free and learn while doing it! We'll have fixers for computers, electronics, small appliances, furniture, clothes, jewelry, books and more. For whatever you need fixin', bring it on! Registration wi...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Gaming
11:30 am - 12:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us over your lunch break to play a wide variety of games. From classic board-games to Xbox 360/One, Nintendo Wii, and PlayStation 3, we have something for everyone....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Nov 22
Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshop: Finger Knitting
Fri Nov 25, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to knit using only your fingers....

Icon of the event Global Cardboard Challenge!
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

Hey kids! Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the High Park Branch by making the wildest library you can imagine with the most low-tech material possible: cardboard! Presented as part of High Park Branch's Centenary Celebratio...

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshop: Locker Magnets
Fri Oct 21, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Turn old comics, books, origami paper and magazines into magnets for your locker....

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshop: Paper Wallets
Fri Aug 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to make a paper wallet out of comics or magazines....