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Icon of the event Creative Writing  Workshop
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 20, 2018 - Sat Mar 31, 2018
Location: Cedarbrae

Imagine, Create and Share! Explore the various tools and techniques of Creative Writing and become a master storyteller in this fun, free and interactive workshop conducted by Students of English Literature and Film at Univer...

Icon of the event After School Chess for Kids
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us on Wednesday's for after-school Chess. You can learn the basics of the game, the rules, some strategies, and even learn how to play using a Chess time-clock. Have fun using our 3D printed chess pieces while learning a...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 24
Wed Jan 31
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Icon of the event Anti-Valentine's Day Party
Wed Feb 14, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Tired of Valentine's Day hype? Sick of hearing about love? Join our Anti-Valentine's Day party to escape the world of Cupid and red hearts....

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

A great place to share your interest in yarn and knitting!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Mon Feb 12
Mon Feb 26
Icon of the event #Adulting: Cooking for Beginner's
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Learn basic knife skills and preparation techniques while making delicious vegetarian cold rolls....

Icon of the event Pollinator-Friendly Gardening
Wed Apr 18, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

Did you know one of the greatest threats to all pollinators is the loss of habitat? Learn how you can play a role in creating pollinator habitat in your community. Get tips on making your garden more attractive to butterflies...

Icon of the event Tabletop Gaming
Wed Feb 28, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Bring some friends and get your game on! Choose from our selection or bring your own....

Icon of the event Afterschool Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Mon Feb 12
Mon Feb 19
Icon of the event Instant Film Photography
Tue Jan 16, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Have you wondered if there was more to Polaroid cameras than pointing and pressing a button? In this workshop, participants will use Fuji film Instax Mini cameras to create portraits and documenting objects. Learn basic camer...

Icon of the event Comics Crafts
Wed Mar 28, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Upcycle old comic books into bookmarks and more! All supplies provided....