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Icon of the event You Belong LGBTQ+ & Allies Youth Group
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

In this weekly after school club you will engage, lead and impact in inspiring ways to make our library more inclusive. Gain experience and be a part of the planning, designing and promoting of creative LGBTQ+ monthly events ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 01
Thu Mar 08
Thu Mar 15
Thu Mar 22
Icon of the event Black History Month: Hip Hop History with GeneONE
Sat Feb 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Local Toronto professional hip hop and graffiti artist GeneONE will discuss the history of hip hop and how it has influenced and impacted African Americans. He will also teach some basic skills in hip hop production and rhymi...

Icon of the event Knit & Lit
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Bring your needles and yarn and share ideas, skills or knit socially. We supply teaching and knitting-related books. Call 416-396-3865 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 24
Sat Apr 07
Sat Apr 21
Icon of the event Not Your Granddad's Weed:  The Forensic Science of Cannabis
Thu Mar 08, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Learn about the history of cannabis and alcohol and the differences between our two most popular psychoactive drugs. James Wigmore will then describe how cannabis is made, the different types of marijuana, the risks of psych...

Icon of the event March Break: Band Stand
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Trevor Cameron is bringing musical instruments GALORE to Fairview Library. This is your chance to get hands on experience trying out a variety of musical instruments like guitars, keyboards, ukulele, and much more. In this tw...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 12
Tue Mar 13
Icon of the event Stories Without Borders: The Shipmates of Captain McCow
Thu Mar 22, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Fairview

Eric Borrias is a Dutch storyteller who entertains, enthralls and entices with his original stories. This event is part of the Stories Without Borders series of the 2018 Toronto Storytelling Festival. For more information, co...

Icon of the event Food Demonstration: Mochi Making
Mon May 14, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by learning to make your own mochi. All ages are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult....

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month: Henna Art
Sat May 26, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join henna artist, Fia, and learn about the rich culture and history of henna in celebration of Asian Heritage Month. Get your own henna design done and leave with a loot bag!...

Icon of the event Nagata Shachu Presents Beats Beyond Boundaries
Mon May 28, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Nagata Shachu has enthralled audiences across North America, Europe and the Middle East with its mesmerizing, heart-pounding performances of the Japanese taiko (drum) and other traditional instruments....