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Icon of the event Safe Cycling 101: Bike with Confidence
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

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 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 Grow Native Ontario Plants for the Bees!
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Help stop the decline of honeybees and other bee species by growing a pollinator-friendly garden with plants native to Ontario! ...

Icon of the event Diagonal Pocket Fold Book
Thu May 17, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This elegant notebook features a folded cover with several pockets and a turn over flap. We will sew note pages into the cover using a pamphlet stitch. During the workshop, you will make a practice cover, a one section notebo...

Icon of the event Mother's Day Crafts for Children
Sat May 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern Elms

Come out and join us making fun and creative mother's day cards and crafts. All children are invited to attend. For more information please call 416-394-5230.

Icon of the event Music and Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern Elms

Join us for a creative and musical afternoon at the library. Learn how to make musical instruments using recycled items. ...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 05
Sat May 19
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 Spring Awakening
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern Elms

Take the steps this spring to have your best garden ever!...

Icon of the event The Basics of Vegetable Gardening
Tue Apr 17, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Discover the joy of growing your own food! A Master Gardener will talk about the importance of soil, how to make new garden beds and how to care for your plants. Learn when to start seeds indoors and when to direct seed in t...