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Icon of the event D.I.Y Candle Making
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn to make your own natural, non-toxic air purifiers! In this workshop we will be making candles using just Beeswax and Coconut oil. Beeswax candles offer a honey scent, a golden flame, and the longest, cleanest burn of an...

Icon of the event Maker Monday: Harry Potter Wands!
Mon Oct 03, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Learn how to make your own, unique, Harry Potter inspired wand! Join us for this free program and create the perfect accessory for your witch or wizard Halloween costume! Planning a different costume? Celebrate the fan in you...

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

Do you love to knit? Do you want to learn? Join our group of knitters that meet in the 1st floor study room to chat, work on a project, share your skill and learn something new. All levels welcome. Supplies provided for begin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Mon Nov 07
Icon of the event Repair Café
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Repair Café Toronto is offering a 2 hour workshop to help you learn how to troubleshoot small home appliances and electronics that are broken. Bring along your item (one per person please) or just a description of your opport...

Icon of the event Knit (and Crochet) Afternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Whether you're a beginner or a pro, come join other knitters and crocheters to learn and socialize. We'll teach you the basics if you've never picked up needles or a hook, or discuss advanced techniques! Supplies are provided...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 29
Sat Nov 12
Sat Nov 26
Sat Dec 10
Icon of the event Maker Monday: Halloween Origami!
Mon Oct 17, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come and join us for a free origami program! Learn how to make some spooky origami Halloween decorations. For everyone aged 7 and up. All supplies provided. Drop in!...

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshop: Locker Magnets
Fri Oct 21, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Turn old comics, books, origami paper and magazines into magnets for your locker....

Icon of the event Drop-in Halloween Craft
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Perth/Dupont

Drop in to make a spooky Halloween craft. All are welcome.

Icon of the event Repair Café
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Get broken items fixed for free and learn while doing it! We'll have fixers for computers, electronics, small appliances, furniture, clothes, jewelry, books and more. For whatever you need fixin', bring it on! Registration wi...

Icon of the event Maker Monday: Bookish Hedgehog
Mon Nov 21, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a free maker program! Learn how to make a cute, not-so-prickly hedgehog from a book. A great gift, or a unique way to display photos, notes, and cards....