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Icon of the event Paint with Me
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for an afternoon of colour, beauty and paint! Follow step by step instructions to create your very own canvas painting! Bring your creativity, imagination and painting skills for an afternoon of fun!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 15
Thu Mar 22
Thu Apr 19
Icon of the event Colour with Me
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for an evening of adult coloring....relax, listen and create! Improve your creative skills with detailed coloring projects from intricate designs to colorful mandalas....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 07
Wed Mar 21
Wed Apr 11
Icon of the event Pollinator-Friendly Gardening
Wed Apr 18, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

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 Teen Gaming @Bloor/Gladstone
3:30 pm - 5:00 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 Feb 12
Mon Mar 12
Icon of the event Perler Beads!
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Make a crafty masterpiece that you can take home with you!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 24
Wed Jan 31
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Icon of the event Perler Beads Mania
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for an afternoon of perler bead crafts. Drop in event. Groups of 10 or more please call to register. For more information call 416-393-7674.

Icon of the event Creative Yarn Works
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Do you knit or crochet? Come out and enjoy knitting and crocheting in the library, every Thursday from 6-8 pm. Beginners are welcome. We will help you learn. Bring you own needles and wool....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 08
Thu Feb 15
Thu Feb 22
Icon of the event Houseplants:  Our Constant Garden
Wed Apr 25, 2018 | 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: High Park

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 BINGO!
Mon Mar 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

Join us at the High Park Library for BINGO! Win great prizes and have fun playing everyone's favourite game. All ages....

Icon of the event DIY Glass Gem Magnets
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

Join us for a crafternoon at the library. These easy diy magnets can feature any picture/word/letter you want. Materials will be provided, however feel free to bring any of your own materials you would like to use. Ages 6-13...