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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 Let's Paint Together
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

If you are a beginner or experienced artist, join us in our friendly, quiet, and relaxing atmosphere to paint together and meet new friends with similar interests in art and painting. All levels, most media (NO OIL please), a...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 21
Wed Mar 07
Wed Mar 21
Wed Apr 04
Icon of the event Chess for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Thursday, 4-5 p.m....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 08
Thu Feb 15
Thu Feb 22
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 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 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  Family Time and Craft
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

10:30am: Join us every Saturday for stories, songs and rhymes for the whole family....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 27
Sat Feb 03
Sat Feb 10
Sat Feb 17
Sat Feb 24
Icon of the event March Break: LEGO
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Weston

Construct your LEGO masterpiece! Groups should call the branch at 416-394-1016 to ensure space....

Icon of the event After School Gaming Fridays
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Enjoy competing with your friends on the Wii, Wii U and PS3. Drop-in. No registration required. For ages 6-12. Every Friday after school during the school year from 3:30pm to 5pm. Except PA Days (Feb 16, June 8, June 29) when...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
Fri Mar 02
Fri Mar 09
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...