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Icon of the event It's Play Time!  Create a fun Craft!
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a craft that is fun and creative! Registration begins June 6th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

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 Pan Am Bingo
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Leaside

Join us for some fun bingo games and learn about the different sports happening in the Pan Am Games. Age 6 and up. Drop in, no registration required.

Icon of the event Puppetry Club
Ongoing event running from Mon Apr 13, 2015 - Mon May 04, 2015
Cedarbrae

Learn about the art of puppetry! During this 4-week program we will discuss puppetry around the world and different techniques used to make puppets. We will also write scripts, and make puppets! In the final week everyone wil...

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 Asian Heritage Month Craft
Sat May 16, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old, will make a craft to celebrate Asian Heritage Month. Registration begins Apr 16th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Frozen Sidewalk Chalk Party
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Beautify the street around our library using your imagination and FROZEN sidewalk chalk! Learn to make this clever drawing tool and play with some that is ready-made. This program is intended for both preschoolers & school-...

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 Earth Day Celebration
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Become an eco-leader through games and activities that demonstrate what you can do to help the environment! Learn about urban gardening and composting!...

Icon of the event Homelands: Hands-On Chinese Calligraphy and Painting
Sat May 09, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Riverdale

This special art workshop introduces traditional Chinese art mediums and calligraphy to participants with or without previous experience....