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Icon of the event Button Making Workshop
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Use magazines, comics and books to make your very own buttons! All supplies are provided....

Icon of the event Haunted Library Lock-Up
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Race against time to solve brain teasers, puzzles, and library trivia before you end up trapped inside Fairview Library forever*! (*Not really.) Do you have what it takes to escape?...

Icon of the event Leaside Garden Society
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

The Leaside Garden Society meets nine times a year for friendly and informative sessions on gardening topics. For more information, please call 416-422-0538 or e-mail leaside@gardenontario.org.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 13
Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Several community volunt...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Sat Nov 05
Icon of the event Afterschool Club: Recycled Art
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Did you know that your house is a treasure trove of art supplies?...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Icon of the event Let's Paint Together
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 04, 2017 - Wed May 17, 2017
Location: Eatonville

If you are a beginner or experienced artist, join us in our friendly and relaxing atmosphere to paint together and meet new friends with the same interest in art and painting. All levels, all media (NO OIL please), any style....

Icon of the event Centenary Celebration: 2016 GIFF-Geocaching International Film Festival
Mon Nov 07, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Wychwood

With every new incredible geocache container, it becomes apparent: The geocaching community is one of the most creative groups on the planet. At this year's Geocaching Block Party, we're going to showcase that creativity with...

Icon of the event Chess for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Thursday from 4-5 p.m. Drop in - no registration required. For information, call 416-394-1040.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 03
Icon of the event Maker Monday: Halloween Origami!
Mon Oct 17, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come and join us for a free origami program! Learn how to make some spooky origami Halloween decorations. For everyone aged 7 and up. All supplies provided. Drop in!...

Icon of the event Christmas Tree Trimming
Mon Dec 05, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Leaside

Enjoy holiday music as we create festive decorations for our Christmas Tree....