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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 Street Knit
6:30 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Join community minded knitters and knit warm scarves,socks and more...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 27
Tue Jun 24
Icon of the event Timeout Tuesday
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Take a timeout every Tuesday with Lego challenges, video gaming and other cool activities for the school aged crowd....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 06
Tue May 13
Tue May 20
Tue May 27
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 Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Sat May 17
Sat May 24
Icon of the event Makerlabs
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Let your creative side go wild while enjoying the company of your friends or other teen creators in this cool makerlab. Using simple tools, recycled items and craft supplies.....you can make new and interesting objects for y...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 05
Sat Jul 19
Sat Aug 02
Sat Aug 16
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 Maker Crafts for Kids!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Participate in fun arts & crafts activities designed for Young Makers on the following dates:...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 16
Wed Aug 06
Wed Aug 20
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 Albion Design Crew
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Join Albion Design Crew and bring out the artist in you! For children ages 8-12. We meet Saturdays once a month. Registration required. Please contact Albion Library at 416-394-5170 or visit the Children's information des...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 17