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Icon of the event Street Knit
6:15 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Put your needles together and help keep someone without a home warm this year. Patterns, wool and some needles are available, but all material contributions and donations are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 25
Tue Aug 29
Icon of the event Canada 150 Buttons
Thu Jul 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Davenport

Show your national pride and design your very button to wear!

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

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Socialize with other knitters and crocheters! Some supplies provided, please bring your own if ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 22
Sat Aug 05
Sat Aug 19
Sat Sep 02
Sat Sep 16
Icon of the event Tween Makers Club
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Come join the fun and create DIY projects to bring home each week!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 25
Tue Aug 01
Tue Aug 08
Tue Aug 15
Tue Aug 22
Icon of the event Teen/Tween D.I.Y. Buttons
Mon Sep 11, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: Jones

Create a unique design and turn it into a button. All materials will be provided. Registration required. Come in the branch or call at 416-393-7715.

Icon of the event Knitting Circle
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Come join us for an hour of knitting. Bring your own needles and yarn. All levels are welcome. Limited instruction may be available for beginners from our friendly residents. Drop in. No registrations required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 29
Sat Aug 05
Sat Aug 12
Sat Aug 19
Sat Aug 26
Icon of the event Beaver Fever: Beaver Dam Challenge
Fri Aug 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Have fun exploring one of Canada's national animals and one of nature's greatest engineers: the beaver! Are you ready to take the Beaver Dam Challenge? Create a beaver dam with the supplies provided....

Icon of the event Celebrate Canada with Library Bingo
Fri Aug 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Play a few rounds of Canada-themed BINGO with us to celebrate our country's 150th anniversary!...

Icon of the event Jewellery Workshop
Tue Sep 19, 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 Gardening for Kids
Tue Jul 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Humberwood

Attention all green thumbs! Bring your gardening gloves and get ready for an afternoon of planting and learning in the library. Participants will plant their own seedlings to take home. Drop in. No registration required. For ...