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Icon of the event Learn to Paint
Thu Aug 28, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albion

Local artist, Asha Rastogi, will teach adults to paint in this one-day course for beginners. All supplies are included. Free. Please register at the information desk or by calling 416-394-5170.

Icon of the event Seed Saving 101
Thu Sep 04, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Come learn about the Toronto Seed Library and get started with borrowing seeds for your very own garden!...

Icon of the event Gaming Night!
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Challenge your friends to a game on the Wii, Xbox360 or PS3. Play some traditional board games with other teens. Join us in the Fairview program room (Room 2) from 6-7:30 pm for some gaming fun! Drop-ins welcome, no registrat...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 10
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 22
Wed Nov 05
Icon of the event Wire work jewelry workshop
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Participants will learn about materials and tools used in wire work jewelry making, and complete a single strand corded necklace with a pendant and a pair of wire work earrings, in addition to a wired ring. All materials are...

Icon of the event Harvest Fair Face Painting
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Mount Pleasant

Chilren transform into a butterfly, a tiger, or spider man! Please stop by the Mount Pleasant branch where children can get their faces painted into their favourite animal or character....

Icon of the event Watercolour Painting for Beginners
Wed Sep 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Learn watercolour painting techniques inspired by Canadian artist Emily Carr. Asha Rastogi will lead this hands-on class. All materials supplied. Please call 416-393-7746 to register as space is limited.

Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Hang out in the computer lab for video gaming with our Wii, PCs and other consoles. Ages 6-12. Drop-in. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 09
Tue Sep 16
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Icon of the event Ahoy Matey!
Sat Sep 20, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
York Woods

Celebrate International Speak Like a Pirate Day with a special Family Time - learn popular sayings, listen to pirate tales and make something fit for a pirate to take home. All ages, drop in.

Icon of the event The Bayview Art Tour
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Mount Pleasant

An exhibit of paitings, crafts, and jewlery from the Bayview Art Tour will be on display at the Mount Pleasant Branch as part of the Mount Pleasant Village Harvest Fair festivities....

Icon of the event Saturday Morning Knitting Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Join other knitters to knit together in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. Some instruction provided to beginners....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 23
Sat Aug 30
Sat Sep 06
Sat Sep 13
Sat Sep 20