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Icon of the event Paper Plate Fan Craft
Fri Jun 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Schools over! Come on into the library and create a paper plate fan to stay cool this summer.

Icon of the event Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Wed Jun 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Cycle Toronto will show you the basics of how to maintain your bike in this hands-on workshop. Topics include: safety checks, pumping your tires, tightening your brakes, lubing your chain, and ensuring your bike is the right ...

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 Get Your Summer Read On Kick Off Party!
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Spadina Road

Sign up for the TD Summer Reading Club starting today!Each child gets a free notebook and stickers when they register.

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 Learn Backcountry Camping Basics
Tue Jun 19, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Morningside

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 Father's Day Craft
Fri Jun 15, 2018 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Morningside

In honor of Father's day, come in to make something for the special dad's in your life.

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 Bone Bracelets
Sat Jun 02, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Kim Wheatley, Grandmother and Anishinaabe Ojibway band member of Shawanaga First Nation Reserve, will teach you the craft of traditional bone bracelets. All supplies will be provided.

Icon of the event Advanced Bike Maintenance Workshop
Sat May 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Cycle Toronto will show you how your bike works on a deeper level in this hands-on workshop. Topics include: fixing squeaky brakes, prevent your chain from falling off, correcting gear-shifting issues, and how to straighten y...