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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 Space Explorers Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Blast off into intergalactic space! Explore the final frontier with hands-on STEM activities, discover fun facts about stars and planets, make cosmically cool crafts and more! The library is your portal to galaxies far, far a...

Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 02
Wed May 09
Wed May 16
Wed May 23
Wed May 30
Icon of the event Murder Mystery
Sat Mar 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Do you have what it takes to solve mysterious clues and win the game? Join us for a murder mystery game full of dark secrets, murderous crime and unexpected fatality. ...

Icon of the event Video Gaming Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Do you like video games? Want to show off your console skills on the Wii or PS3? Join us for afternoons filled with fun and new friends! For ages 6 to 12. Drop in. No registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 28
Icon of the event Kitchen Design-Do's and Don'ts
Tue May 01, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

The kitchen is the most multi-functional space in our homes. Maximizing the efficiency of this space requires smart planning. See which cabinet options save space, keeps storage organized and are worth the extra they cost. Le...

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 Pollinator-Friendly Gardening
Tue Jun 19, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Did you know one of the greatest threats to all pollinators is the loss of habitat? Learn how you can play a role in creating pollinator habitat in your community. Get tips on making your garden more attractive to butterflies...

Icon of the event 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Tue Apr 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Fairview

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 Lunchtime Gaming
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us over your lunch break to play a wide variety of games. From classic board-games to Xbox 360/One, Nintendo Wii, and PlayStation 3, we have something for everyone.

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 06
Fri Apr 20
Fri May 04
Fri May 18
Fri Jun 01