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Icon of the event Repair Cafe
Sat Mar 24, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Don't throw it away, learn to fix it! Get help in repairing broken household items for free. Volunteers fix household items, ranging from small household appliances such as toasters and lamps to computers and bikes. If you c...

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 Fixing a Flat Tire Workshop
Sat Jun 30, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Albion

Don't let a flat tire deflate you! Cycle Toronto will show you how to fix a flat tire using a patch kit by practicing on one of our demo bike wheels. ...

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 Comics Crafts
Wed Mar 28, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Upcycle old comic books into bookmarks and more! All supplies provided.

Icon of the event Bold & Beautiful: Makeup workshop
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Explore the beauty within you and celebrate your uniqueness. In this transformative workshop, participants will explore and discuss issues facing teen girls through engaging interactive exercises. A free makeup demonstration...

Icon of the event Seed Planting and Stories
Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern Elms

Learn about seed planting and enjoy a fun story at the library. ...

Icon of the event Southern Ontario Biodiversity and Local Food Security
Thu Jul 05, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Albion

Inch by inch, row by row, learn some botanical information to help your garden grow! ...

Icon of the event Creative Writing  Workshop
11:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Imagine, Create and Share! Explore the various tools and techniques of Creative Writing and become a master storyteller in this fun, free and interactive workshop conducted by Students of English Literature and Film at Univer...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 31
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...