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Icon of the event Art Workshop with Asha Rastogi
Mon Feb 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

A wonderful opportunity to learn from an artist with 25 years of teaching experience! Asha has travelled extensively to teach, and held exhibitions of her work in Tokyo, Singapore, India and London....

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Do you love to knit? Do you want to learn? Join our group of knitters that meet in the 1st floor study room to chat, work on a project, share your skill and learn something new. All levels welcome. Supplies provided for begin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 22
Mon Feb 29
Mon Mar 07
Mon Mar 14
Mon Mar 21
Icon of the event Crocheting/Knitting
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow knitters and crocheters.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 05
Tue Apr 12
Tue Apr 19
Tue Apr 26
Tue May 03
Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up  Cable Knitting
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

For the more experienced knitter, we will offer instruction on how to knit cables and follow a pattern. Materials will be provided but feel free to bring something you are already working on.

Icon of the event Ask an Expert:  Tips for Basic Vegetable Gardening
Wed Apr 20, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Discover the joy of growing your own food. Find out how to improve soil, benefits of crop rotation, caring plants and many other essential facts. Meet the expert Jane Beck Get great tips to help you get the vegetable garden g...

Icon of the event Ask an Expert:  Growing from Seed
Wed Apr 06, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Riverdale

Enter the exciting world of growing plants from seed! Master Gardener Susan Lipchak will discuss:...

Icon of the event Monarch Butterfly Migration
Tue Mar 08, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cliffcrest

Monarch butterfly migration at Rosetta McClain gardens. This presentation will discuss the beautiful fall migration of monarch butterflies through Rosetta McClain gardens. Monarchs are staging a modest recovery and data coll...

Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up Learn the Basics
Tue Feb 16, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Lillian H. Smith

An absolute beginner's course to knitting. Cast on, knit, purl and cast off. Materials will be provided but you may also bring your own equipment.

Icon of the event Gamerz Challenge
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Rexdale

Bring your game face and challenge your friends to X-Box.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 18
Fri Feb 19
Thu Feb 25
Fri Feb 26
Thu Mar 03
Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Several community volunt...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Sat Mar 12
Sat Mar 19