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Icon of the event Pop-Up Cards
Sat Apr 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Calling all crafters: pop-up cards are popping up at the library. Learn to make your own creative greeting cards in this fun session. All materials will be provided. Intended for ages 8-12....

Icon of the event Ask an Expert- Pollinator Gardens
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
High Park

Toronto Master Gardener presents the latest buzz on creating a haven for pollinators. Topics include: What is a pollinator garden? Why plant one? Characteristics of pollinator plants, details and recommendations for specific ...

Icon of the event Ask an Expert: 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Fri May 08, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Fun and practical ideas to expand your garden space, presented by trained horticulturalists from Toronto Master Gardeners. Learn step by step planning for starting a small garden and creative ways to use containers for growi...

Icon of the event Ask an Expert: The Basics of Vegetable Gardening
Fri May 01, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Discover the joy of growing your own food! Learn about soil, crop rotation, companion planting, feeding/fertilizing, starting with seeds and more. Presented by trained horticulturalists from Toronto Master Gardeners....

Icon of the event Repair Cafe Information Night
Fri May 15, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Repair Café Toronto is a volunteer group made up of people who love to fix things and want to help create a more sustainable world....

Icon of the event After-School Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
High Park

What can you create with Lego? The possibilities are endless! Hang out at the High Park Library after school and have a blast building with Lego....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 07
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Join us for Lillian H. Smith's weekly after school club: "The Golden Griffins." This club is intended for ages 6-12....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 04
Wed Mar 11
Wed Mar 18
Wed Mar 25
Wed Apr 01
Icon of the event Perler Bead Craft
Thu Feb 26, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Come and make a melted bead creation.

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...

Icon of the event The Secret Lives of Spring Wildflowers
Thu Apr 09, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
High Park

Join accomplished naturalist Richard Aaron as he shares fascinating stories about Toronto's spring flora. Learn about a wildflower that deceives insects, another plant once used for medicine but now banned, and much more.