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Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Launch with a Board Game Party
Wed Jul 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play Scrabble, chess, card games, ......And to register for the TD Summer Reading Club and receive a free program booklet. Children are encouraged to earn twelve collectible stickers by reading books over the summer.

Icon of the event Seeds and Gardening
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Learn what a seed library is and the importance of preserving and exchanging seeds from Toronto Seed Library staff. Please bring seeds to participate in a seed exchange. Children will have the opportunity to plant their own s...

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 Balcony & Terrace Gardening (with Toronto Master Gardeners)
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 How to make a great photograph, using old and new technology
Thu May 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

What makes a great photograph? We will explore some of the iconic photographs from the birth of photography 175 years ago to today and learn how the basic guidelines for a great photo have not changed significantly - but what...

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 Basics of Vegetable Gardening (with Toronto Master Gardeners)
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 Parachute Games
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Try your hand at this fun and colourful activity!

Icon of the event Shchuka Idol
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Show off your talent to our judges and you could be the next Shchuka Idol!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 24
Icon of the event The Stop Community Food Centre
Fri Apr 17, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Come learn about The Stop, an awesome organization which provides frontline services to the community....