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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 May 23
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 06
Sat Jun 13
Sat Jun 20
Icon of the event Crocheting/Knitting
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow knitters and crocheters.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
Tue Jun 23
Icon of the event Seeds and Gardening
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Learn how to save seeds in the city with the Toronto Seed Library. In this all-ages information session, we'll be reviewing the basics of seed libraries and seed saving plus have free seeds on hand for everyone. There will al...

Icon of the event Jewellery Making for Seniors
Tue Jun 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 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 Birding 101
Thu Jun 04, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cliffcrest

Birding 101 for absolute beginners. Ever wanted to be a birdwatcher! This presentation will introduce beginners to birding, covering topics like: getting started, birdwatching guides, binoculars, species identification, song ...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day: Gardening
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...

Icon of the event Basic Jewellery Making for Seniors
Mon Jun 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

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. Please register at the information desks or call 416-395-5750.

Icon of the event Wednesday Knit Night!
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 17
Wed Jul 15
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Enjoy classics, new releases, and movies of the season....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 19
Icon of the event Planning a Camping Vacation
Thu Jun 25, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Love the idea of camping, but don't know where to start? Parks Ontario's "Learn to Camp" program can help. Learn all about camping at Ontario parks at this free, fun, and informative session. Find answers to all your camping ...