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Icon of the event Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Cycle Toronto will show you the basics of how to maintain your bike in this hands-on workshop. Topics include: safety checks, pumping your tires, tightening your brakes, lubing your chain, and ensuring your bike is the right ...

Icon of the event Safe Cycling 101: Bike with Confidence
Wed May 30, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Cycle Toronto will guide you through everything you need to know about cycling in Toronto. Topics include: road rules, safe riding techniques, equipment, choosing your route and more....

Icon of the event 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Thu May 24, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

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 Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Wed May 16, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Cycle Toronto will show you the basics of how to maintain your bike in this hands-on workshop. Topics include: safety checks, pumping your tires, tightening your brakes, lubing your chain, and ensuring your bike is the right ...

Icon of the event Community Plant & Seed Swap
Sat May 12, 2018 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for a Plant & Seed Swap at Dufferin/St.Clair Library. The community is invited to bring excess plants from their spring gardening (flowers, fruits & vegetables) and swap them with others. Get planting tips from our lo...

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 Clueless in the Garden: A Guide for Beginners and Black Thumbs
Wed Apr 25, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Can you use garden soil in a container? Does it matter if you plant annuals or perennials? Should you use mulch or not? Gardening can be very satisfying, but when your plants don't thrive, it can be very frustrating too. Spen...

Icon of the event Spring Awakening
Thu Apr 12, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Take the steps this spring to have your best garden ever! A Master Gardener will suggest the monthly tasks for your flower beds, veggie patch, shrubs and lawn. Plus enchanting photos to motivate you to action!

Icon of the event Crafts and Hobbies Tuesday
Tue Feb 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Socialize in an informal group while learning to make a craft in this hands on program.

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Library Presents: Crafts and Hobbies Tuesday
Tue Feb 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Socialize in an in informal group while learning to make a craft in this hands on program....