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Icon of the event Fairbank Afterschool Homework and Social Club
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Join City of Toronto Recreation staff afterschool on Fridays for homework support, work space, and social and recreational activities for youth 10-14....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 24
Fri May 01
Fri May 08
Fri May 15
Fri May 22
Icon of the event Ask an Expert:  15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Wed May 06, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Riverdale

A Toronto Master Gardener shows fun and practical ways to expand your garden space including: using visual tricks, vertical gardening, intensive planting of edibles and creative container gardening. Get your garden off to a...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Sat May 23
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 06
Icon of the event Origami Making Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Have you tried the Japanese art of paper folding, origami? Come and make your own origami creations to take home!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 24
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 09
Sat May 16
Icon of the event Mother's Day Jewelry Craft
Thu May 07, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Come and make something great for Mom!

Icon of the event Hot Tips for Vegetables
Fri May 01, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Dawes Road

Must have advice on how to grow leafy greens, peppers, beans, tomatoes, and other vegetables. Presented by Toronto Master Gardeners. Please register in person or by phone 416-396-3820.

Icon of the event Cancelled - Gardening is for the Birds
Tue May 12, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Taylor Memorial

Learn how to create well designed gardens with year-round beauty and songbird interest. Strategically choose and arrange plants, feeders, nesting boxes, and water sources to provide the essential elements of life for songbird...

Icon of the event Paper-Crafternoon
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Come celebrate Asian Heritage Month by trying your hand at the Japanese art of origami and other awesome papercraft. Choose from a range of paper-folding patterns including some of your favourite pop culture and gaming icons....

Icon of the event Shchuka Idol
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Show off your talent to our judges and you could be the next Shchuka Idol!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 24