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Icon of the event Safe Cycling 101: Bike with Confidence
Sat Jun 16, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

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 Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Taylor Memorial

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 Quilting Club
6:30 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Join the Jones Quilting club every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. Beginners welcome! The group works on quilts together which are donated to charitable organizations. Call Sunny for more information (416) 778-4446.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 03
Icon of the event  Boost Your Home's Curb Appeal
Mon May 07, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

If you want to make your home more attractive, come and learn the Critical areas that heighten curb appeal.

Icon of the event Mini Repair Cafe
Sat Jul 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Jones

Join us for a fun afternoon of repairing, reusing and recycling! Volunteers will repair and assist with sewing (clothing items), jewelry repair and bike repairs. Stop off when you're on the Dundas st. east bike lanes and get ...

Icon of the event Art for Tots
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Children will explore art materials and techniques, including clay, paint, pastel and collage. Ages 2-4. Drop in.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 26
Mon Apr 02
Mon Apr 09
Mon Apr 16
Mon Apr 23
Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us on Wednesdays after school from 4-5pm for special activities and games. Take part in LEGO challenges, arts & crafts, robotics & circuitry, and much more. Ages 6-12. Drop in! No registration required. Call 416-393-7746...

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 21
Wed Mar 28
Wed Apr 04
Wed Apr 11
Wed Apr 18
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 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 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...