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Icon of the event Bone Bracelets
Sat Jun 02, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Kim Wheatley, Grandmother and Anishinaabe Ojibway band member of Shawanaga First Nation Reserve, will teach you the craft of traditional bone bracelets. All supplies will be provided....

Icon of the event Advanced Bike Maintenance Workshop
Sat May 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Cycle Toronto will show you how your bike works on a deeper level in this hands-on workshop. Topics include: fixing squeaky brakes, prevent your chain from falling off, correcting gear-shifting issues, and how to straighten y...

Icon of the event Grow Native Ontario Plants for the Bees!
Wed May 16, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Help stop the decline of honeybees and other bee species by growing a pollinator-friendly garden with plants native to Ontario!...

Icon of the event Jewelry Workshop
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewelry in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn the basic skills and techniques in jewelry making. No experience is required. All supplies will be provided. Hi...

Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat May 05, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Join us for Asian Heritage Month and learn the skillful and ancient art of Chinese Brush painting. Adults, older adults, and teens are welcome. All supplies will be provided. Registration is required, and is limited to 25 par...

Icon of the event The Basics of Vegetable Gardening
Sat May 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Discover the joy of growing your own food! A Master Gardener will talk about the importance of soil, how to make new garden beds, and how to care for your plants. Learn when to start seeds indoors and when to direct seeds in ...

Icon of the event 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Tue Apr 24, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Get inspired and see ideas for making better use of the space you have! Learn a step by step method for planning your garden, visual tricks to virtually expand your space and ideas for going vertical. Get suggestions for wha...

Icon of the event Earth Day Painting Workshop for Families
Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

In celebration of Earth Day, we invite you to create an acrylic painting of an endangered animal or an animal that has gone extinct. No prior experience in drawing or painting is necessary as you will be offered step-by-step...

Icon of the event Bricks Challenge! with Young Engineers
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Are you up to the challenge? The Young Engineers Bricks Challenge is offering a FREE workshop that uses Lego to study STEM concepts. At this workshop, learn about the lever principle – fulcrums, force arms, load arms, and tor...

Icon of the event Houseplants: Our Constant Garden
Sat Apr 14, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Agincourt

Many people today feel that growing houseplants is boring and that the real glory in gardening is growing outside. Not so! Each new study shows that houseplants are important to our health and mental well being. This presenta...