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Icon of the event Awesome After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Looking for something to do after school? Interested in writing, art, technology, LEGO, games and making cool things? Come hang out at the Don Mills Branch for our weekly club with tons of fun activities. Bring your friends o...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 07
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Icon of the event How to make a great photograph, using old and new technology
Thu May 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

What makes a great photograph? We will explore some of the iconic photographs from the birth of photography 175 years ago to today and learn how the basic guidelines for a great photo have not changed significantly - but what...

Icon of the event Lego Club
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Weston

Join Weston's first ever Lego Club! For children aged 8 through 12 years, this after school program meets on the first Monday of each month beginning February 2nd 2015. Each meeting sports a new challenge that will kick-star...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 13
Mon May 04
Mon Jun 01
Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Balcony and Terrace Container Gardening
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Weston

Inspiring photos and practical ideas for successful gardening above ground. Presented by Toronto Master Gardeners who are trained horticulturalists. No registration required.

Icon of the event Teen Gaming Drop-in
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Calling all gamers. Test your skills and have some fun with the PS3!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 10
Fri Jun 12
Icon of the event The StreetKnit Project
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Please join us on the last Tuesday of each month at the Annette Street Library from 7-8:15pm to put your knitting needles together and help keep someone without a home warm this year....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 31
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 30
Icon of the event DIY @ Your Library: Origami Art for Teens
Fri May 15, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by learning how to fold a Japanese traditional paper craft. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, please register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710

Icon of the event Watercolours Inspired by Lawren Harris
Wed May 06, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

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

Icon of the event Saturday Morning Knitting Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Join other knitters to knit together in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. Some instruction provided to beginners....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 04
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Icon of the event Sustainable/Eco Design for your Home
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Top 5 tips from Nikka Design to help you live better and feel better. This mini-workshop will show you how even small changes can have a big impact in creating a healthier home. To register, please visit in person or call 416...