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Icon of the event LEGO Challenge
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Are you a master builder? Do you hate following the instructions? Join your fellow LEGO masters in this series of fast paced LEGO building challenges. The top creations will win prizes and be put on display in the branch. Ple...

Icon of the event Solo travel: 6 things you absolutely must know
Mon May 05, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

From how fantastic solo travel is to how to make it fantastic, Janice Waugh will share stories, advice and wisdom from her travels alone.

Icon of the event DIY @ Your Library: Make your own Duct Tape Wallet
Fri Jun 13, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Don Mills

Learn how to make your own sturdy wallet using coloured duct tape. Create and design a personalized wallet to use or give for Father's Day! For ages 12-19. Space is limited, please call to register in person or by phone at 41...

Icon of the event Watercolours inspired by Emily Carr
Thu May 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

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

Icon of the event Green 13 Monthly Film Screening: THE EDIBLE CITY
Tue May 13, 2014 | 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Annette Street

Green 13's monthly film screening and discussion - THE EDIBLE CITY....

Icon of the event Maker Crafts for Kids!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Participate in fun arts & crafts activities designed for Young Makers on the following dates:...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 16
Wed Aug 06
Icon of the event Street Knit
6:30 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Join community minded knitters and knit warm scarves,socks and more...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 27
Tue Jun 24
Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Master Gardeners: Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes and Tubers
Wed May 28, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Annette Street

Learn how bulbs, corms, rhizomes and tubers differ, and how to plant them in the ground, in containers, and how to layer them. Learn where to plant, how to care for them, how to deal with animal and insect pests. Share idea...

Icon of the event Tween Thursdays!
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 8-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Make new friends and share some laughs while making wearable jewerly, desi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 10
Icon of the event Make your own Buttons for Teens
Tue Jul 22, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Celebrate Word Out! Teen Summer Reading...