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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 Board Games Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Board games are great for keeping your brain fit, and healthy! Join us for an evening of strategy, competition and fun! Bring a board game you wish to share and play with other board games fans!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 26
Mon Apr 30
Mon May 28
Icon of the event Board Game Night
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Board games are great for keeping your brain fit and healthy! Join us for an evening of strategy, competition and fun! Play one of our board games, or bring a board game you wish to share with other board game fans! Clue, Jen...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 01
Thu Apr 05
Icon of the event Knitters
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn to knit? Bring your own needles and yarn or use the yarn provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 01
Thu Mar 08
Thu Mar 15
Thu Mar 22
Icon of the event Tatting Anyone?
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in and spend some time with fellow tatters. Co-sponsored with Fringe Tatters. www.FringeTatters.ca


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 24
Icon of the event Clueless in the Garden: A Guide for Beginners and Black Thumbs
Wed Apr 25, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Can you use garden soil in a container? Does it matter if you plant annuals or perennials? Should you use mulch or not? Gardening can be very satisfying, but when your plants don't thrive, it can be very frustrating too. Spen...

Icon of the event Adult Colouring Party @ Leaside Library
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation! Studies show colouring can relieve stress and promote wellness. Colouring pages, coloured pencils, markers, crayons and relaxing music provided. Join us in the Leaside Room.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27
Icon of the event Fifteen Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Sat Apr 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

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 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 Houseplants: Our Constant Garden
Sat Apr 14, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Agincourt

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...