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Icon of the event Learn Backcountry Camping Basics
Thu Jun 21, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: College/Shaw

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 Container Gardening and Food Sustainability
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Learn about food sustainability and how to grow your onw food in containers! This interactive workshop will teach you how to select the right soil, plants, organic pest control and containers for successful container gardenin...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 21
Icon of the event Southern Ontario Biodiversity and Local Food Security
Thu Jul 05, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Albion

Inch by inch, row by row, learn some botanical information to help your garden grow! ...

Icon of the event Repair Café
Sat Sep 15, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: College/Shaw

Don't throw it away! Bring your broken home appliances and electronics to the library and learn how to fix it with volunteers from the Repair Café. Repair Café Toronto is a group of volunteers who love to fix things and help ...

Icon of the event Knitting  and CrochetingGroup
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters, please come to this free drop-in program. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Volunteers will...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 07
Sat Jul 14
Sat Jul 21
Sat Jul 28
Sat Aug 11
Icon of the event Fixing a Flat Tire Workshop
Sat Jun 30, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Albion

Don't let a flat tire deflate you! Cycle Toronto will show you how to fix a flat tire using a patch kit by practicing on one of our demo bike wheels. ...