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Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Finger Knitting
Fri Jul 25, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to knit using only your fingers....

Icon of the event Knitting and Fibre Arts
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join expert knitter and spinner Cathy Thomson on the third Thursday of the month (except August). Learn to knit or bring your own project and enjoy knitting with others. All skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own nee...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 18
Thu Oct 16
Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Rolled Paper Beads
Fri Aug 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to make beads by rolling paper....

Icon of the event Halloween Spooktacular Fun House
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Albert Campbell

Get yourself ready for Halloween at our Spooktacular Fun House, and prepare to be grossed out! We'll have some icky Halloween treats for you to try, if you dare....

Icon of the event Recycle Arts - Decorated Keepsake Box
Sat Aug 16, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Create an eco-friendly keepsake box made from recycled materials. All supplies provided. For more information and to register please call 416-396-8890. Ages 18+. Limited to 20 participants.

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Felt Skulls
Fri Oct 03, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to make Felt Skull Keychains....

Icon of the event Elements of Photography
Wed Oct 29, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

What are the secrets behind how famous photos are created? Using engaging images, Photographer Pamela Williams will examine the use of scale, point of view, and composition, while exploring the use of light, focus, timing an...

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: Karagoz, Turkish Shadow Play
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Karagoz is traditional Turkish shadow play, intended for audiences of children. In this workshop, after 15 minute demonstration, children will make their own puppets and will be able to play & practice their puppets on the st...

Icon of the event Comic Book Button Making Workshop
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Cut out your favourite pictures, images and logos from old comic books and transform them into buttons you can wear, trade or give to your friends. For ages 7 and up....

Icon of the event Learn to Paint
Thu Aug 28, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albion

Local artist, Asha Rastogi, will teach adults to paint in this one-day course for beginners. All supplies are included. Free. Please register at the information desk or by calling 416-394-5170.