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Icon of the event Workshop: The Benefits of Keeping a Sketchbook
Thu Oct 08, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

A sketchbook is an artist's journal ? a document of one's creative development. It's a place to explore ideas, and to try out new tools and techniques. It's a notebook, and diary, and a playground, and a time capsule, and all...

Icon of the event Chess Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Play a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Enjoy the competitive spirit while improving your critical thinking skills. All skill levels welcome, from beginners to advanced players. Register in person ...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 08
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 05
Icon of the event Orchardviewers
Thu Oct 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Caribbean: the beach and beyond - Join travel writer Diane Slawych on a photographic journey through 16 Caribbean countries exploring some of the quirky, lesser known, and hidden attractions of the region. Hear about the cha...

Icon of the event Storytelling through Radio Drama
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Produce, write, perform and record podcasts about local stories with directors Laura Mullin, Chris Tolly, and Gregory Sinclair, former Director of Radio Drama for the CBC....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 07
Mon Oct 12
Wed Oct 14
Mon Oct 19
Wed Oct 21
Icon of the event Orchardviewers
Ongoing event running from Thu Oct 01, 2015 - Thu Dec 03, 2015
Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2015 fall sessions will host poets, singers, explorers and more, don't m...

Icon of the event Class Visits with our Illustrator in Residence
Ongoing event running from Thu Oct 01, 2015 - Fri Oct 30, 2015
Northern District

Illustrator in residence John Martz will offer children?s art activities for Grade 1 to 6 classes at the Northern District Branch during October 2015. John is also available to travel to high schools and colleges to make pres...