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Icon of the event Solo travel: 6 things you absolutely must know
Mon May 05, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

From how fantastic solo travel is to how to make it fantastic, Janice Waugh will share stories, advice and wisdom from her travels alone.

Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Master Gardeners: Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes and Tubers
Wed May 28, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Annette Street

Learn how bulbs, corms, rhizomes and tubers differ, and how to plant them in the ground, in containers, and how to layer them. Learn where to plant, how to care for them, how to deal with animal and insect pests. Share idea...

Icon of the event World Cup Kick-Off
Thu Jun 05, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Who will win the 2014 Brazil World Cup? Get your kicks with the playful pool and win plenty of prizes! Design a soccer display! Show your team spirit and wear your soccer jersey! Ages 10 and up. Register in person.

Icon of the event World Cup Wrap-Up Party!
Tue Jul 15, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Winners of the soccer pool will be announced. Tackle a tournament of soccer on the Wii! Refreshments and snacks will be served. Ages 10 and up.

Icon of the event The Art of Magic
Wed Apr 30, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fairview

Come and check out the newest card tricks in the world of magic. You will also get a chance to learn simple, yet astonishing magic tricks using everyday objects. Registration is required. Please call 416-395-5750.

Icon of the event Tween Thursdays!
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 8-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Make new friends and share some laughs while making wearable jewerly, desi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 10
Icon of the event 3D Fun with Needlefelting
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairview

Using felting yarn, you can explore the simple craft of making interesting shapes and objects out of yarn that comes in a beautiful variety of colours. Unleash your creativity and explore a new craft. Registration is requir...

Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Interested in playing chess? Then join Barbara Frum's Chess Club! Have fun playing chess while you improve your critical thinking skills. Open to beginners and experienced players alike. Register by calling 416-395-5440 after...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 11
Fri Jul 18
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Icon of the event Cartooning and Flipbook Animation Fun for Kids
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Former Teletoon Animation/Cartooning instructor Ruzya Karpinec invites your children to explore Cartoon/Flipbook Animation Fun. Children will learn how to create fun animated Cartoon/Flipbooks....

Icon of the event Senior's Board Games
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Play some popular board games and meet new people too! Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 18
Fri Apr 25
Fri May 02
Fri May 09
Fri May 16