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Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Pom Pom Creations
Fri May 15, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to turn yarn into pom pom creatures....

Icon of the event 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Tue May 12, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Toronto Master Gardeners presents a program on practical ways to increase your garden space, with step by step plans for a small garden and creative container gardening. Toronto Master Gardeners are trained horticulturalists....

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 6-12....

Icon of the event Twisted Ones
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Mount Pleasant

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show and workshop that is packed with incredible balloon costumes, magic, and cool music. Everyone learns how to make a balloon dog to take home.

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Felt Phone Case
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to create and decorate a phone case out of felt. Free. All supplies provided. Ages: 11-18. Auditorium. Space limited. Call 416-396-3975 to register.

Icon of the event Magic Show: The secret art of magic tricks
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Join Ayan Deb, magician extraordinaire, who loves to play exquisite card tricks whose secret only he knows! In this one-hour workshop, Ayan will teach you some of his favourite magic tips and tricks. Ages 10 and up. Registrat...

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 Mar 19
Thu Apr 16
Thu May 21
Thu Jun 18
Icon of the event Drama Games
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

After School Club is continuing right through March Break. Come show your silly side at Drama Games. There is an actor/actress inside of everybody waiting to come out!...

Icon of the event Teen Craft: Make your own Harry Potter wizard's wand
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

If you were in the Harry Potter books, what would the core of your wand be: phoenix feather, dragon heartstring, veela hair, or unicorn tail? Come out and create your own magical, personalized wizard?s wand! Ages 11-18. Regis...

Icon of the event Storybook Character Bingo!
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Follow along with the pictures in this special Storybook Character BINGO and you can win a prize. All ages are welcome. Children five and under must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver.