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Icon of the event Zentangle
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Bring out the artist in you. Create beautiful images by drawing simple lines. Fun and easy to learn. Ages 9 to 13. Pre-register in person or by phoning: 416-394-5200

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 Mar 29
Thu Apr 05
Thu Apr 12
Thu Apr 19
Thu Apr 26
Icon of the event LSP: Chess Club
11:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Chess Club members gather each week to play casual chess games. Players of all ages and strengths, especially newcomers are welcomed.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 31
Sat Apr 07
Sat Apr 14
Sat Apr 21
Sat Apr 28
Icon of the event Comics Crafts
Wed Mar 28, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Upcycle old comic books into bookmarks and more! All supplies provided.

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! Register in bra...

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 Apr 19
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 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 Apr 11
Icon of the event Tween Hub (9-12 years)
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us every Wednesday after school for gaming, crafts, robotics, music (and more!) in a space that's just for tweens. Drop in. No registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 28
Wed Apr 04
Wed Apr 11
Wed Apr 18
Wed Apr 25
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...