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Phone: 647-498-1258 (West)

647-559-6734 (East)

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  • Parkdale Activity Recreation Centre

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  Editor’s Notes: In a series by the Toronto Tool Library, our staff, board, and community members share their collective vision for the Sharing Economy *********************** Blog by: Jacob Kearey Moreland Toronto Seed Library         Deep in the #FreeFood4All plot at the growing urban agriculture hub at Scadding Court Community Centre lays a bounty of seeds and food atop a fertile community garden bed. Tucked between an outdoor skating rink with […]

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Have a mini-maker in the family? Join us for our weeklong mix of workshops for young makers aged 4-14 Makerpalooza Marshmallow Build $40.00 CAD Monster Making $35.00 CAD Bubble Bot $25.00 CAD Duct Tape $20.00 CAD 3D Print Your Minecraft 1 or 2 $30.00 CAD Mini-Maker Craft 1 or 2 $20.00 CAD Kids Growning City $30.00 CAD Electronics Scavenger $20.00 CAD Egg Parachutes $20.00 CAD Maker Craft Day $20.00 CAD Contact Michelle […]

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Editor’s Notes: In a series by the Toronto Tool Library, our staff and board share their collective vision for the Sharing Economy *********************** Blog by: Sheetal Lodhia Board of Directors  The Good, the Bad & the Ugly of the Sharing Economy   Many of us have embraced the Sharing Economy as a step towards a more sustainable, more abundant future, where resources are distributed more equitably and where nobody is left wanting or […]

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The Toronto Tool Library invites you to join five days of amazing projects each week this summer. From building dueling robots, to 3D printing, crafting in a wood-shop, circuitry, playing with light, and creations! Come and build amazing things with us this Summer! Programs in tinkering, experimenting, taking it apart, and building it back! Join us for 5 days of amazing projects each week at the Tool Library Makerspace at […]

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Blog by: Emily Charles Social Media Team Last week a new popup shop opened its doors on the West end of Queen Street near Parkdale in Toronto -  a space exclusively selling artist work and hand-made goods. Unlike so many pop-up shops in the city, however, ‘Site Bee’ has a special significance that is closely enmeshed with a particular cultural zeitgeist beginning to rock the mainstream – the Maker Movement. For those […]

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Photo by City of Toronto  The Toronto Tool Library has been voted the #1 Greenest Group in Toronto by the Live Green Toronto awards and our community. We received the highest votes in all categories – over 1,600 votes! Thank you to everyone that voted! Here’s our President’s acceptance speech at City Hall last week!

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Blog by: Victoria, Board Member  On Saturday, June 7 at Todmorden Mills Heritage Site in Toronto, the Toronto Tool Library presented a special plaque to the mill museum in honour of the fallen tree that is believed to have inspired “The Maple Leaf Forever” song, written by Alexander Muir in 1867. (Yep, the year of Canada’s Confederation.) The tree came down in a summer storm last July and pieces of wood were handed […]

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Why buy one Tool for your Dad this Father’s Day when you can give him access to 2,000+ Tools! Our Father’s Day Special offers your awesome Dad access to thousands of tools at a reduced membership price. Plus, he’ll receive one FREE Workshop on us in 3D printing or Laser cutting. Receive this Father’s Day special with $5 off the regular membership price ($45 plus HST). To learn more, check […]

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Blog by: Dayna Boyer Founder, The Kitchen Library Since moving out on my own… I’ve only lived in very small apartments. Currently my boyfriend and I (plus a dog and a cat) call a 425 sq. ft. apartment home, and that’s all the space we need except in one room…the kitchen. We both love to cook (well, I cook and he bakes so it’s a perfect partnership). But there just isn’t […]

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Editor’s Notes: In a series by the Toronto Tool Library, our staff and board share their collective vision for the Sharing Economy *********************** Blog by: Ryan Dyment Executive Director  The Toronto Tool Library… ..prides itself on being part of the Sharing Economy however we are also a part of the growing Maker Movement worldwide. In this blog I’d like to ‘share’ some thoughts as to what these two movements have to do with […]

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