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Icon of the event Paper Airplane Contest
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Join us on your PA Day for a Paper Airplane Contest! Design and decorate your own airplane and see how far it will fly. Ages 6-12, drop in.

Icon of the event Origami with Chris
Sat May 14, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

Do you enjoy origami? Come join Chris at the York Wood Branch on Saturday May 14th at 3:00pm to learn the art and be one step closer to becoming an origami master. All ages welcome. Limited space.

Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Ten Tips for Low Maintenance Gardening
Thu May 12, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Cliffcrest

Garden less and enjoy it more! Managing expectations; getting real. No-fuss plants vs. prima donnas. Fertilizing vs. feeding the soil. Lawn vs. groundcovers. Fighting pests vs. loving your bugs. Proven time-savers. Great pick...

Icon of the event Pokémon Battle Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Practice your Pokémon play skills against other Pokémon trainers! In this program, you will get to compete for fun against other trainers in a tournament-style showdown....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 13
Wed Apr 27
Wed May 11
Wed May 25
Wed Jun 08
Icon of the event How to Grow Fig Trees in Toronto
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Grow figs in Toronto?without a greenhouse. Find out how to keep fig trees over the winter, how to prune them, and how to propagate them....

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 Leaside Needleworx Group (Knitting and Crocheting @ the Library)
10:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

Bring your own projects or start something new. Everyone welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 01
Fri Apr 08
Fri Apr 15
Fri Apr 22
Fri Apr 29
Icon of the event Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt
Sat Mar 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Figure out the clues and earn stickers and Easter Eggs. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Ultimate Lego Challenge
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Build objects out of Lego© as quickly as you can. When the bell sounds ? time is up! Drop the Lego and show us what you got. 4 new building challenges and only 10 minutes to put it all together. Suitable for children 6-12 yea...

Icon of the event Collage a Mural
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Children of all ages can contribute their individual effort to out mural. They can colour, draw, write, paste picture and/or use ink stamps. Drop-in.