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Icon of the event Tatting Anyone?
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in and spend some time with fellow tatters. Co-sponsored with Fringe Tatters. www.FringeTatters.ca


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 22
Sat Nov 26
Sat Dec 17
Icon of the event Pape/Danforth Knitting Circle
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come join us for an informal time of knitting. Bring your own needles and yarn. All levels welcome. Limited instructions for beginners from our friendly residents. Drop in. No registrations required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 12
Wed Nov 09
Wed Dec 14
Icon of the event Exterminate!: Doctor Who Crafternoon
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Come to Lillian H Smith Branch September 30th, 4:30-6:30 for some Whovian crafts. Construct your own sonic screwdriver, write your own Gallifreyan button and build your own TARDIS. Come and have fun, just remember to watch ou...

Icon of the event Message in A Bottle Necklace
Wed Sep 28, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us to make your own miniature glass bottle necklace and beaded bookmark. All supplies included. No experience is necessary. Space is limited, please register in branch or call (416) 393-7727.

Icon of the event Teen Interest/Hobby Groups
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Drop in and spend one hour in the library. We have three volunteer-run groups in one room:...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 21
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event Patterning
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Create and express yourself while exploring the history and world of pattern. Come and see what patterns are made of and learn how to design some of your won!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 15
Thu Sep 22
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Icon of the event Watercolour Painting for Teens
Wed Sep 14, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

In this program you will learn the basics of watercolour through a variety of fun activities and techniques. At the end of this program you will be able to bring home your own pieces of artwork....

Icon of the event Making Great Sausage with The Healthy Butcher
Sat Sep 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Dave Meli, head butcher at Toronto's own Healthy Butcher, shows us how to make our own great-tasting sausages at home and discusses the importance of organic, sustainable farming - not just for our environment, but for our be...

Icon of the event Adult Colouring Club
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Colour your cares away while you enjoy the latest craze of adult colouring. Materials will be provided, or bring your own....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 07
Wed Sep 14
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event Spanish Conversation Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Practice your Spanish conversation skills and make new friends. Everyone is welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 02
Fri Sep 09
Fri Sep 16
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14