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Icon of the event Operation Sock Monkey Workshop for teens and adults
Sat Dec 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Learn step-by-step how to make the cutest darn sock monkey! Operation Sock Monkey will be coming to show teens and young adults how to create a sock monkey. Crafted sock monkeys will be donated to kids in need, but if you fal...

Icon of the event Lunch Club
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Enjoy playing board games, cards, chess or working with Snap Circuits on your lunch hour. Mondays, drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 05
Mon Dec 12
Mon Dec 19
Mon Jan 09
Mon Jan 16
Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 05
Mon Dec 12
Mon Dec 19
Mon Jan 02
Mon Jan 09
Icon of the event Arduino for Total Beginners (Tues. Dec. 6, 2016) *** CANCELLED ***
Tue Dec 06, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Learn how to use an Arduino micro-controller. This program is for those who know nothing about Arduino, micro-controllers and electronics. A laptop and Arduino kit are provided for use during this workshop in Study Room 3, 1...

Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Hang out at the York Woods library for gaming with our Wii U. Play Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros and more! Every Tuesday from 4:00pm-5:00pm in Room 1. Ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 06
Tue Dec 13
Tue Dec 20
Tue Dec 27
Tue Jan 03
Icon of the event Gingerbread House: make, keep and eat!
Wed Dec 07, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for our 3rd Annual Gingerbread House workshop. In this program you will will be given the supplies and sweets to build and design your own gingerbread house (older children) or gingerbread cookie (younger children). ...

Icon of the event Knit & Lit
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Are you a knitter or have always wanted to learn? Bring your needles and yarn and join us the first Wednesday of the month to share ideas, skills or knit socially....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 07
Wed Jan 04
Wed Feb 01
Wed Mar 01
Icon of the event Knitting & Crocheting Circle
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Whether you're an avid knitter or just a beginner, come join us for an informal time of knitting and crocheting....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Icon of the event 150 Reasons: Mural Project with VIBE Arts
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Help celebrate Canada's upcoming 150th birthday. Participate in painting murals that will be displayed in TTC subway stations during summer 2017. This is a ten-week session that will be led by a local artist. This program is ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Thu Dec 22
Icon of the event Holiday Card Craft
Thu Dec 08, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Create decorative cards for the upcoming holiday of your choice. Ages 5-13. Drop-in.