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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 13
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Sat Mar 12
Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Growing the Romantics - Roses, Peonies & Irises
Thu Apr 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Don Mills

Learn how to plant, prune, fertilize and care for the divine divas of the flower world. Join Master Gardener Susan Lipchak for a brief history of the romantic plants, growing tips and 26 varieties that will add drama to your...

Icon of the event After School Club Mondays
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us after school every Monday throughout the school year from 4-5pm for fun in the library! Each month will feature a different series of activities such as science experiments, Lego, K'Nex, puppetry, make & create and mo...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 08
Mon Feb 22
Mon Feb 29
Mon Mar 07
Mon Mar 21
Icon of the event Build-A-City Workshop
Sat Feb 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Ever thought about what places make up a city? How about a city in the future? Skyscrapers, grocery stores, underwater parks, robot museums....You think it and build it! With boxes, paper products, recyclable materials, and d...

Icon of the event B-I-N-G-O Bonanza!!
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Humberwood

Join us for a fun filled game of B-I-N-G-O and a chance to take home cool prizes!

Icon of the event After School Club Fridays
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us after school every Friday throughout the school year from 4-5pm for fun in the library! Each month will feature a different series of activities such as science experiments, Lego, K'Nex, puppetry, make & create and mo...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 12
Fri Feb 19
Fri Feb 26
Fri Mar 04
Fri Mar 11
Icon of the event Jewellery Making for Teens
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands-on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist....

Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up  Cable Knitting
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

For the more experienced knitter, we will offer instruction on how to knit cables and follow a pattern. Materials will be provided but feel free to bring something you are already working on.

Icon of the event Library Lock-Up
Sat Apr 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairview

Race against time to solve brain teasers, puzzles, and library trivia before you end up trapped inside Fairview Library forever*! (*Not really.) Do you have what it takes to discover the secret in the stacks?...

Icon of the event Library Sports Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Volleyball isn't just for the beach! Join us to play sport-inspired games in the library. For ages 9 to 12. Registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 06
Fri May 13
Fri May 20
Fri May 27