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Icon of the event Mini Makers
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Junior builders aged 4-8 and their families are invited to join us every Sunday for fun, hands-on activities that explore STEM concepts and spark wonder, creativity and discovery. Try something different each week! Drop-in. F...


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Feb 25
Sun Mar 04
Sun Mar 11
Sun Mar 18
Sun Mar 25
Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us on Wednesdays after school from 4-5pm for special activities and games. Take part in LEGO challenges, arts & crafts, robotics & circuitry, and much more. Ages 6-12. Drop in! No registration required. Call 416-393-7746...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 28
Wed Mar 07
Wed Mar 21
Wed Mar 28
Wed Apr 04
Icon of the event The World Inside and Around a Beehive
Wed Apr 11, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Come and discover the many direct benefits of pleasure beekeeping, and the innovative solutions that open it now to general public. Anatole Yarmosh, PhD, author of "The World Inside and Around a Beehive" book series and 4th g...

Icon of the event Ontario's Far North: a Global Conservation Treasure
Wed May 09, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Of all the provinces, Ontario has the largest number of people in Canada, as well the largest boreal forest undivided by roads in North America. Located on Nishnawbe Aski Nation territory, the Hudson Bay Lowlands are one of t...

Icon of the event Allergy Prevention
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Dr. Adelle Atkinson, a clinical immunologist at Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children and an associate professor of Paediatrics at the University of Toronto will talk about food allergy in children, the latest guidelines and r...

Icon of the event The Fruitful City - The Enduring Power of the Urban Food Forest
Wed Jun 13, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

When was the last time you considered eating fruit from a city tree? In Toronto alone, volunteers with Not Far From the Tree have picked almost 150,000 pounds of fruit since 2008. In The Fruitful City, Toronto author Helena M...

Icon of the event How The Province's Special Investigations Unit Operates
Thu Jun 14, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Every time there is an incident in which police officers interact with civilians and someone is seriously injured or dies, the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) starts a criminal investigation. ...