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Icon of the event Safe Cycling 101: Bike with Confidence
Thu Jun 28, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: City Hall

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 Makers Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Legos, K'Nex, STEAM exercises and more! Join us for a new activity every week. ...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 03
Tue Apr 10
Tue Apr 17
Tue Apr 24
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 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 Learn to Camp and Experience the Great Outdoors
Thu May 31, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: City Hall

Studies have shown that spending time in nature improves physical, mental and social well-being, as well as increases environmental awareness.

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...

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 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 Tabletop Gaming
Wed Mar 21, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Bring some friends and get your game on! Choose from our selection or bring your own.

Icon of the event Grow Native Ontario Plants for the Bees!
Thu May 10, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: City Hall

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