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Icon of the event Power Kids:  DIY Kaleidoscopes
Sat Jun 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Mirrors are an important visual element in Kader Attia?s artwork. Inspired by his interest in mirrors and fragmentation, we will construct our own DIY kaleidoscopes and look at the world with a new perspective!...

Icon of the event Beer Talk & Tasting with Robin LeBlanc
Tue Apr 03, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Queen/Saulter

Join in the fun with this free Beer Talk & Tasting! Learn about Ontario Beers with beer columnist, blogger (, and co-author of the Ontario Craft Beer Guide Robin LeBlanc, and put your knowledge to the test...

Icon of the event Sushi Making for Adults
Thu May 24, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Queen/Saulter

A hands-on sushi making class presented by celebrated chef Sang Kim from Sushi Making for the Soul. Learn how to make three different types of rolls while learning about the art of sushi-making. No prior experience required...

Icon of the event Kitchen Design-Do's and Don'ts
Tue May 01, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

The kitchen is the most multi-functional space in our homes. Maximizing the efficiency of this space requires smart planning. See which cabinet options save space, keeps storage organized and are worth the extra they cost. Le...

Icon of the event Seed Planting and Stories
Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern Elms

Learn about seed planting and enjoy a fun story at the library. ...

Icon of the event LEGO Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Queen/Saulter

Join our LEGO Club where you can create, build and use your imagination!...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 28
Icon of the event LEGO Mania
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Learn, Build & Play, using LEGO building blocks. ...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 31
Icon of the event Pollinator-Friendly Gardening
Tue Jun 19, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

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 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 27
Tue Apr 03
Tue Apr 10
Tue Apr 17
Tue Apr 24
Icon of the event Lunchtime Gaming
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us over your lunch break to play a wide variety of games. From classic board-games to Xbox 360/One, Nintendo Wii, and PlayStation 3, we have something for everyone.

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 06
Fri Apr 20
Fri May 04
Fri May 18
Fri Jun 01