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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 Repair Cafe
Sat Jun 16, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Don't throw it away! Bring your broken home appliances and electronics to the library and learn how to fix it with volunteers from the Repair Café. Repair Café Toronto is a group of volunteers who love to fix things and help ...

Icon of the event DIY All-Natural Summer Beauty Care
Sat Jun 09, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Get ready for the heat and humidity of the summer season by indulging yourself with some all-natural DIY beauty treatments. Participants will work together in creating few take-home products.For 14 years and above. All suppli...

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 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 Sushi 101
Sat May 26, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn the origins and history of Sushi and try your skills at making this delicacy using basic ingredients. All supplies will be provided free of charge.Register in person at the branch or call 416-396-8850 to register.All ag...

Icon of the event Grow Native Ontario Plants for the Bees!
Wed May 16, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Help stop the decline of honeybees and other bee species by growing a pollinator-friendly garden with plants native to Ontario! ...

Icon of the event Comic Book Art
Fri May 04, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

What makes a compelling story? Characters! Learn how to create a visually compelling cast of characters for your graphic novels, and get feedback on your ideas and stories. Join this free workshop with Eric Kim, who is an ill...

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 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Tue Apr 24, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

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...