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Icon of the event Healthy Lunches: Gardening Series
Fri Feb 27, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

This workshop aims to help busy parents explore how to make food more interesting and varied for children by using some fresh items from the garden. This workshop is presented by Dallington Pollinators Garden. To register ple...

Icon of the event Container Gardening: Gardening Series
Fri Mar 27, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

This workshop offers the basics of organic and container gardening. It is aimed at apartment and condo dwellers who want to experiment with growing food in limited spaces, like their balconies or windows. This workshop is pre...

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, PS3 and Wii.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 27
Fri Mar 06
Fri Mar 13
Fri Mar 20
Fri Mar 27
Icon of the event Basics of Vegetable Growing
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cedarbrae

This year trained horticulturalists from the Toronto Master Gardeners will be at the library to answer all of your questions about growing vegetables. Learn about the vegetable plants, growing conditions, planting, fertilizin...

Icon of the event Basic Jewellery Making for Seniors
Mon Jun 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist. Please register at the information desks or call 416-395-5750.

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 07
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Icon of the event Birding 101
Thu Jun 04, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cliffcrest

Birding 101 for absolute beginners. Ever wanted to be a birdwatcher! This presentation will introduce beginners to birding, covering topics like: getting started, birdwatching guides, binoculars, species identification, song ...

Icon of the event Art Workshop with Asha Rastogi
Sat Feb 28, 2015 | 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

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 02
Mon Mar 09
Mon Mar 16
Mon Mar 23
Mon Mar 30
Icon of the event Vermicomposting: Gardening Series
Fri Apr 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Vermicomposting, or worm composting, is a great way to convert household garbage into nutrient fertilizer. Learn the basics of vermicomposting in this session. This workshop is presented by Dallington Pollinators Garden. To r...