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Icon of the event Basics of Vegetable Growing
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cedarbrae

This year trained horticulturalists from the Toronto Master Gardeners will be at the library to answer all of your questions about growing vegetables. Learn about the vegetable plants, growing conditions, planting, fertilizin...

Icon of the event Master Gardeners: 10 Tips for Low Maintenance Gardening
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Downsview

Join Master Gardener Lorraine Flanigan, Editor of Trellis the Toronto Botanical Gardens? magazine of gardening and environmental information, for tips on low maintenance gardening. For registration and information call or vis...

Icon of the event Basic Jewellery Making for Seniors
Mon Jun 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist. Please register at the information desks or call 416-395-5750.

Icon of the event Make Your Own Friendship Bracelets!
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Learn fun techniques to make your own friendship bracelets! Use embroidery thread and rainbow loom materials to design something special for you or a friend....

Icon of the event Duct Tape Creations
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Get crafty and creative with household duct tape in a variety of colours and patterns! Make library card holders, small clutches/wallets, and other fun items to take home. Get ideas and share your tips with others!...

Icon of the event Vermicomposting: Gardening Series
Fri Apr 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Vermicomposting, or worm composting, is a great way to convert household garbage into nutrient fertilizer. Learn the basics of vermicomposting in this session. This workshop is presented by Dallington Pollinators Garden. To r...

Icon of the event Gaming in the Library
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Looking for something to do during the March Break?...

Icon of the event Father's Day Craft
Sat Jun 20, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old, will make a craft to celebrate Father's Day. Registration begins May 20th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

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

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in. No registration required. For more information please call 416-395-5750.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 07
Icon of the event Fabric Painting
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Artists from the Textile Museum of Canada will show you the various ways you can use to paint on fabric. For ages 12-17. Registration starts on Jan.13, 2015. For more information, please call Fairview Library at 416-395-57...