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Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat May 13, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Join us for Asian Heritage Month and learn the skilful and ancient art of Chinese Brush painting. Adults, older adults, and teens are welcome. All supplies will be provided. Registration is required, and is limited to 20 part...

Icon of the event Jewellery Workshop
Tue May 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn the basic skills and techniques in jewellery making. No experience is required. All supplies will be provided...

Icon of the event Top Tips for Top Vegetables Panel
Tue Apr 25, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bridlewood

Must-have advice on growing these popular vegetables: beans, cucumbers, leafy greens, onions, garlic, peas, peppers, potatoes, root vegetables, squash and tomatoes....

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

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 21
Fri Apr 28
Fri May 05
Fri May 12
Icon of the event UPDATED TIME CHANGE: Get Inspired: Mehndi Henna Workshop
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Discover the traditions of Mehndi Henna. Demonstrations and supplies provided....

Icon of the event March Break Crafts
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us to learn basic techniques of Origami, the ancient art of paper folding. Create unique action Origami models. Check out your skills with duct tape and make some special creations. Try your hand at making clay figures. ...

Icon of the event Cardboard City Construction
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Think outside of the box by designing, building and decorating your own cardboard skyscraper....

Icon of the event Craft for Kids
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Bring your creativity and make something cool at the library! Details to be determined....

Icon of the event Science X-plorers
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Explore your curiosity and investigate the world of science with hands-on fun experiments. Fill out a questionnaire later for some cool prizes! For ages 12 to 19 years. To register, call 416-396-8850 or register in person at ...

Icon of the event Intro to Digital Photography for Teens
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Join photographer/artist John Alexander for an introduction to digital SLR photography. He will present an overview of the tools at your disposal in a PowerPoint presentation aimed at the absolute beginner. Participants shoul...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 14
Wed Mar 15