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Icon of the event Tatting Anyone?
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in and spend some time with fellow tatters. Co-sponsored with Fringe Tatters.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 24
Icon of the event Knitters
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn to knit? Bring your own needles and yarn or use the yarn provided.

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 22
Thu Mar 29
Icon of the event Teen Gaming @Bloor/Gladstone
3:30 pm - 4:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Get your game on @ the library! Test your gaming skills on our consoles and challenge your friends. ...

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 23
Mon May 14
Mon Jun 11
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 Renovating Your Home
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Thinking about renovating your house?...

Icon of the event Game On! Video Game Nights
Mon Mar 19, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Agincourt

Join us in the library for some video game multiplayer matches, on the Playstation 3 and Nintendo64. Some of the games that will be played include: Smash Brothers, Mario Kart, NBA 2K15, Injustice, Marvel vs Capcom 3, and Raym...

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 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...

Icon of the event LEGO Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Queen/Saulter

Join our LEGO Club where you can create, build and use your imagination!...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 28
Icon of the event Beer Talk & Tasting with Robin LeBlanc
Tue Apr 03, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Queen/Saulter

Join in the fun with this free Beer Talk & Tasting! Learn about Ontario Beers with beer columnist, blogger (, and co-author of the Ontario Craft Beer Guide Robin LeBlanc, and put your knowledge to the test...