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Icon of the event Earth Day Celebration
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Become an eco-leader through games and activities that demonstrate what you can do to help the environment! Learn about urban gardening and composting!...

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 Pop-Up Cards
Sat Apr 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Calling all crafters: pop-up cards are popping up at the library. Learn to make your own creative greeting cards in this fun session. All materials will be provided. Intended for ages 6-12....

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 03
Fri Apr 10
Fri Apr 17
Fri Apr 24
Fri May 01
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 Mar 30
Tue Apr 07
Mon Apr 13
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Icon of the event Easter Egg Hunt
Sat Mar 28, 2015 | 10:30 am - 10:45 am
Sanderson

Join us for the annual Sanderson Easter Egg Hunt! Bring a basket or bag and try to find all the eggs hiding in the Children's area. The hunt will start right at 10:30am, so don't be late!...

Icon of the event  Palmerston Lego Club (age 6-12)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join The Palmerston Lego Club! Build, create and explore the world of Lego! For ages 6-12 years. Registration required. Please call 416-393-7680 for more information and to register....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 10
Fri Apr 17
Fri May 08
Fri May 15
Icon of the event Teen Game Night
Thu Apr 16, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sanderson

Challenge your friends to video, board or card games and see who is victorious! Win a prize if you can beat library staff in a game of Mario Kart....

Icon of the event Afterschool Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Put your imagination to work and learn something new, or show off your engineering skills and build impressive structures. Every Monday our Afterschool Club will bring a different theme or challenge for you to face!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 30
Mon Apr 06
Mon Apr 13
Icon of the event Puppetry Club
Ongoing event running from Mon Apr 13, 2015 - Mon May 04, 2015
Cedarbrae

Learn about the art of puppetry! During this 4-week program we will discuss puppetry around the world and different techniques used to make puppets. We will also write scripts, and make puppets! In the final week everyone wil...