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Icon of the event Mini Repair Cafe
Sat Jul 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Jones

Join us for a fun afternoon of repairing, reusing and recycling! Volunteers will repair and assist with sewing (clothing items), jewelry repair and bike repairs. Stop off when you're on the Dundas st. east bike lanes and get ...

Icon of the event DIY All-Natural Summer Beauty Care
Sat Jun 09, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Get ready for the heat and humidity of the summer season by indulging yourself with some all-natural DIY beauty treatments. Participants will work together in creating few take-home products.For 14 years and above. All suppli...

Icon of the event Sushi 101
Sat May 26, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn the origins and history of Sushi and try your skills at making this delicacy using basic ingredients. All supplies will be provided free of charge.Register in person at the branch or call 416-396-8850 to register.All ag...

Icon of the event Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Sat May 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

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 Comic Book Art
Fri May 04, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

What makes a compelling story? Characters! Learn how to create a visually compelling cast of characters for your graphic novels, and get feedback on your ideas and stories. Join this free workshop with Eric Kim, who is an ill...

Icon of the event Bold & Beautiful: Makeup workshop
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Explore the beauty within you and celebrate your uniqueness. In this transformative workshop, participants will explore and discuss issues facing teen girls through engaging interactive exercises. A free makeup demonstration...

Icon of the event Grow Native Ontario Plants for the Bees!
Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Jones

Help stop the decline of honeybees and other bee species by growing a pollinator-friendly garden with plants native to Ontario! Presented by Toronto Master Gardeners. Part of the Fragile Planet Series.

Icon of the event The World Inside and Around the Beehive
Fri Apr 20, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Come discover the many benefits of pleasure beekeeping! Anatole Yarmosh, PhD, 4th Generation hobby beekeeper, and author of The World Inside and Around the Beehive book series invites creative minds of all ages to this free ...

Icon of the event Knit and Go Drop-In
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Knitters and yarn enthusiasts, gather up your projects, yarn, and needles! Come to the Sanderson branch where we meet once a month to work on projects and share our passion for crafting. Also discover new books, DVDs, and man...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 14
Icon of the event Novel Knitters Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

The Novel Knitters Club also crochets and looms! Bring your own needles, yarn, share ideas, skills or knit socially. All levels are welcome. Limited instruction available for beginners. Drop-in. No registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 12
Thu Apr 19
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 03
Thu May 10