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Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Oct 04, 2014 - Sat Dec 27, 2014
North York Central Library

Experienced chess player or beginner? Come and have fun learning the game or playing with like-minded players. Every Saturday from 2:00 -4:00 P.M. Registration suggested. To register, call 416-395-5674. We also accept drop in...

Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

An afternoon gathering for adult crafters. Learn how to knit, quilt, crochet and sew. Learn how to create new designs and teach others. Make friends and create personal and/or community projects in friendly casual setting.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 03
Mon Nov 10
Mon Nov 17
Mon Nov 24
Mon Dec 01
Icon of the event Driving Program for Seniors Turning 80
Tue Nov 04, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

A representative from the Ontario Ministry of Transportation will provide a review of the Official Driver?s Handbook, and assist participants in preparing for the senior driving licence test....

Icon of the event Jewellery Making for Seniors
Fri Nov 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Albert Campbell

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn the basic skills and techniques in jewellery making. No experience is required. All supplies will be provided...

Icon of the event Friday Knit Night
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Pro knitters and absolute beginners alike are welcome to our drop-in knit night! Bring your supplies, projects, and questions. Starting from the very beginning? We have some needles to start on, and someone to teach you the b...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 07
Fri Dec 05
Icon of the event Movies at Albert Campbell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

We'll show classics, new release and movies of the season. The third Friday of every month from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. No registration required. For more information visit the branch or call 416-396-8890.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 21
Icon of the event Chess in the library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Experienced chess player or beginner? Come and have fun learning the game or playing with like-minded players. Every Saturday from 2:00 -4:00 P.M. Registration suggested. To register, call 416-395-5674. We also accept drop in...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 03
Sat Jan 10
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Sat Jan 31
Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 10, 2015 - Sat Mar 28, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event Ingredients:  understanding what's in your beauty products (Part 1)
Tue Jan 13, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

There are millions of skin care and cosmetic products on the market, many of which claim to do wonderful things. However, in recent years, environmental groups have been claiming that many common cosmetic ingredients are toxi...