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

Needlework, Crochet or Knitting....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 04
Wed Mar 11
Wed Mar 18
Wed Mar 25
Wed Apr 01
Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Top Tips for Top Vegetables
Wed Apr 01, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Must-have advice on growing these popular vegetables:...

Icon of the event Spring Craft Drop-in
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Perth/Dupont

Come in and have fun making a spring craft. Make one for the library and one to take home. Drop in anytime while the library is open.

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 Mar 18
Wed Apr 15
Wed May 20
Wed Jun 17
Icon of the event Monarch Butterfly Migration.
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Monarch butterfly migration at Rosetta McClain gardens. This presentation will discuss the beautiful fall migration of monarch butterflies through Rosetta McClain gardens. Monarchs are staging a nice recovery in 2014 and da...

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 Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Sat Mar 21
Sat Mar 28
Icon of the event Seeds and Gardening
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Learn what a seed library is and the importance of preserving and exchanging seeds from Toronto Seed Library staff. Please bring seeds to participate in a seed exchange. Children will have the opportunity to plant their own s...

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

Come hang out (just the boys) at our cool after school spot where you can get homework help, play games and mentorship from guest speakers. For boys ages 10-13 years old. Please register.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 03
Fri Apr 10
Fri Apr 17
Fri Apr 24
Fri May 01
Icon of the event Fandom Day
Sat Apr 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

A celebration of fandom. Share your fanfiction and fanart, vote for your OTP, debate which fandom is the best. We?ll cap it all off with cosplay!...

Icon of the event Craft Day
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Come make fun and creative crafts. Drop in.