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Icon of the event Repairathon at the Library!
Sat Apr 14, 2018 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Toronto Clothing Repairathon runs free public events, where anyone can bring clothing to be repaired by volunteers. Our goal is to encourage the teaching and learning of repair skills, to reduce waste and keep clothing out of...

Icon of the event Roses for Spring!
Mon Mar 26, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Malvern

Want roses that will last forever? Come join us for an hour of crafting and socializing and learn how to make colourful roses using foam sheets! ...

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 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Tue Apr 10, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Riverdale

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 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 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 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 Crochet & Knitting Club
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Learn to crochet/knit or just come and share your ideas and patterns. Every Tuesdays. Everyone welcome!

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 03
Tue Apr 10
Tue Apr 17
Icon of the event Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Wed May 16, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

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 Literary Speed Dating 25-35
Wed Apr 25, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Want to meet other singles ages 25-35 who share your interests? Speed dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a literary twist! Participants are given five minutes to chat with each pe...