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Icon of the event Balcony and Terrace Container Gardening
Thu May 10, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Main Street

Learn about the challenges and solutions to gardening above the ground! Discussion will cover items to plan before you choose your plants, thinking about container types and your location. A Toronto Master Gardener will share...

Icon of the event Saturday Storytime and Craft
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join us in the children's department for stories, songs, and a craft to take home each week. No registration is required. Most appropriate for children ages 2 to 6.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 03
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 17
Sat Mar 24
Icon of the event Knit and Go Drop-In
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Knitters and yarn enthusiasts, gather up your projects, yarn, and needles! Come to the Sanderson branch where we meet once a month to work on projects and share our passion for crafting. Also discover new books, DVDs, and man...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 17
Sat Apr 14
Icon of the event LEGO Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join us every Thursday for our LEGO Club. Create, build and use your imagination to conquer our weekly challenges. For all ages. No registration required. Drop in to the children's department on the second floor.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 01
Thu Mar 08
Thu Mar 15
Thu Mar 22
Icon of the event The Fun Zone
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Lego Challenge. Fun after school for ages 6 and up. Pick up a ticket before the program starts each week....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 20
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 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 Lunch Time Video Games
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Come to the library to eat your lunch and play video games in the program room on the lower level. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 02
Fri Mar 09
Fri Mar 23
Fri Apr 06
Icon of the event Knit Wits
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting and crochet club. Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, learn a technique, and enjoy great conversation. All level of knitters welcome. Bring your own yarn, needles...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 01
Thu Mar 08
Thu Mar 15
Thu Mar 22
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....