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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 Annette After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Calling all young artists, builders, gamers and makers ages 6-12…...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 02
Fri Mar 09
Fri Mar 23
Fri Apr 06
Fri Apr 13
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 Mar 01
Thu Mar 08
Thu Mar 15
Thu Mar 22
Thu Mar 29
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 Clueless in the Garden: A Guide for Beginners and Black Thumbs
Tue May 08, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

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 Knitting Club
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Join a group of crafty people and work on your current knitting project.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Icon of the event Sushi Making for Adults
Thu May 24, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Queen/Saulter

A hands-on sushi making class presented by celebrated chef Sang Kim from Sushi Making for the Soul. Learn how to make three different types of rolls while learning about the art of sushi-making. No prior experience required...

Icon of the event Heads Up Challenge
Mon Mar 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

From naming animals, to movies, to funny items-- guess the word on the card that's on your head from your friends' clues before the timer runs out!...

Icon of the event Digital Camera Club for beginners and amateurs
6:15 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Have fun, learn, and share: DSLR cameras, photos, videos and media publishing. Show and tell on the Library's 72" TV! Bring your camera, pictures and videos (USB or SD card). Questions? Please call 416-604-3359.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 20
Tue Apr 17
Tue May 15
Tue Jun 19
Icon of the event Learn Backcountry Camping Basics
Tue Jun 19, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Studies have shown that spending time in nature improves physical, mental and social well-being, as well as increases environmental awareness.