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Icon of the event Pop Tab Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Taylor Memorial

Learn how to create beautiful jewellery and purses using pop tabs, this will be a two week course. Friday October 27, and November 3.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Icon of the event Live Painting Demonstation
Sat Oct 21, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Locke

Join us for a live painting demonstration in the front lobby, offered in partnership with Yonge Lawrence Village. Local artist, Joan McGivney will be using oil on canvas to create a landscape painting in a Plein Air style. Dr...

Icon of the event Cartooning for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Join us for a 4-week workshop with cartoonist Bob Kain,...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 20
Fri Oct 27
Icon of the event Video Gaming Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Do you like video games? Want to show off your console skills on the Wii or PS3? Join us for afternoons filled with fun and new friends! For ages 6 to 12. Drop-in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 07
Icon of the event Silk Flower Making Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A craft created in Japan, popular in Taiwan and China. Attend our monthly classes and have flowers all year round....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event Fall Paper Making Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Did you know you can make paper yourself? We have the Club for you then! Bring your own materials or come and see a demonstration of how this technique can be done cheaply and easily. Reserve your table as space is limited. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Mon Nov 13
Mon Nov 27
Icon of the event Street Knit
Tue Nov 28, 2017 | 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Annette Street

Please join us to put your needles together and...

Icon of the event DIY: NAIL'D It!
Sat Nov 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join us to learn how to make your nails totally on fleek. With expert how-tos to guide you and a variety of colours and decorations, you won?t be going home with bland and average nails today!...

Icon of the event Save Our Scruff Takes Fairview!
Sat Dec 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join Fairview as we welcome Kristine from Save Our Scruff (SOS), a Toronto non-profit dog rescue organization. Kristine will be discussing who SOS is, dog behaviour and care, and she'll be showing off a SOS dog alumni named G...

Icon of the event K'Nex Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

What can you create with rods and connectors? Do you enjoy building structures? Join us for K?NEX building challenges! For ages 6 to 12. Registration begins Monday, January 22, 2018. To register, call the branch at 416-395-57...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 05
Mon Feb 12