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Icon of the event Basics of Vegetable Growing
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cedarbrae

This year trained horticulturalists from the Toronto Master Gardeners will be at the library to answer all of your questions about growing vegetables. Learn about the vegetable plants, growing conditions, planting, fertilizin...

Icon of the event Pan Am Torch Relay Celebration
Tue Jul 07, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Albion

Come celebrate with the Albion Library as we take part in the Pan Am Games Torch Relay!...

Icon of the event Vermicomposting: Gardening Series
Fri Apr 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Vermicomposting, or worm composting, is a great way to convert household garbage into nutrient fertilizer. Learn the basics of vermicomposting in this session. This workshop is presented by Dallington Pollinators Garden. To r...

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Icon of the event The Variety of Life: Biodiversity and Pollinator Plants
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Celebrate Earth Day by gaining an understanding of the importance of biodiversity, pollinators and pollinator plants. Each participant will receive a Maintaining Your Pollinator Habitat - A Guide for Newcomers to Canada bookl...

Icon of the event Get Started with Seeds
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Albion

Vegetable seeds to trade or by donation. Learn how to save your own seeds. Seedy crafts for kids. Snacks provided. Brought to you by Toronto Urban Growers and the Rexdale Community Garden Network. Entrance is free!

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Several community volun...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Sat May 09
Sat May 23
Sat May 30
Icon of the event Creating Habitat
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Through exploration in the garden, participants will learn about the various ways that wildlife can be encouraged to live among us. Each participant will receive a Creating Habitat booklet. Please register at 647-707-1160 or ...

Icon of the event Watercolours Inspired by Lawren Harris
Wed May 06, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

The art of Canadian icon Lawren Harris will be the inspiration for this watercolour painting workshop lead by artist Asha. All materials supplied. Space is limited. Please call 416-395-5710 to register.

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day: Gardening
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...