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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 P.A. Day Makers: Papercraft Snowman
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Build a snowman that will never melt! Put your craft skills to the test to design and build your own geometric snowman....

Icon of the event Renovation 101: Understanding the process & the 7 mistakes to avoid
Tue Apr 03, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Where to start? How to get the best return on investment? How to find reliable trades people? When are building permits needed?...

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 Jan 26
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 09
Fri Mar 23
Icon of the event P.A. Day Makers: Olympic Torch
Fri Feb 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Celebrate the Olympic spirit by crafting your own Olympic torch....

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 Drop In Craft
10:00 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Drop into the branch any time between 10 am and 3 pm to make a craft.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 20
Sat Jan 27
Sat Feb 03
Sat Feb 10
Sat Feb 17
Icon of the event Knitting Club
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Join a group of crafty people and work on your current knitting project


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
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...

Icon of the event Earth Day Painting Workshop for Families
Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

In celebration of Earth Day, we invite you to create an acrylic painting of an endangered animal or an animal that has gone extinct. No prior experience in drawing or painting is necessary as you will be offered step-by-step...