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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 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 Spring Awakening - Toronto Master Gardeners
Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

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 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 Zentangle
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Bring out the artist in you. Create beautiful images by drawing simple lines. Fun and easy to learn. Ages 9 to 13. Pre-register in person or by phoning: 416-394-5200

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 Leaside Needleworx Group (Knitting and Crocheting @ the Library)
10:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Bring your own projects or start something new. Everyone welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 06
Fri Apr 13
Fri Apr 20
Fri Apr 27
Fri May 04
Icon of the event Knit & Crochet Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, learn a technique, and enjoy great conversation. All ages and skill levels welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 03
Tue Apr 10
Tue Apr 17
Tue Apr 24
Icon of the event The World Inside and Around the Beehive
Mon Mar 26, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Come discover the many direct benefits of pleasure beekeeping, and the innovative solutions that open it now to the general public. Anatole Yarmosh, PhD, fourth generation hobby beekeeper, and author of "The World Inside and ...

Icon of the event Let's Get Crafty!
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Come to the library to make a neat craft that you can take home with you! All supplies will be provided. Space is limited. Free tickets available at 1:30 on the day of the program.