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Icon of the event Crafts that Move
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Let's take arts & crafts to the next level. Choose one of two crafts - cut, paste, decorate and learn how to make your craft move on its own!...

Icon of the event Tatting, anyone?
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Drop in and spend some time with fellow Tatters. Everyone welcome regardless of experience. Visit www.FringeTatters.ca for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 26
Icon of the event ARTiculate Artsy Fun
Wed Jul 23, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Long Branch

Join participants from the Youth Leadership program at Lakeshore Arts. Ages 4-10 years(young children must be accompanied by an adult). Groups must call ahead to book. Free tickets 30 minutes before the program.

Icon of the event World Cup Wrap-Up Party!
Tue Jul 15, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Winners of the soccer pool will be announced. Tackle a tournament of soccer on the Wii! Refreshments and snacks will be served. Ages 10 and up.

Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Interested in playing chess? Then join Barbara Frum's Chess Club! Have fun playing chess while you improve your critical thinking skills. Open to beginners and experienced players alike. Register by calling 416-395-5440 after...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 11
Fri Jul 18
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Icon of the event Tween Thursdays!
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 8-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Make new friends and share some laughs while making wearable jewerly, desi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 10
Icon of the event Make it with Lego
Tue Jul 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Make various lego objects as fast as you can. Winners will recieve prizes....

Icon of the event Board Game Bonanza
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Every Monday, enjoy classic board games with your friends at the library....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 07
Mon Jul 14
Mon Jul 21
Mon Jul 28
Mon Aug 04
Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Jul 05, 2014 - Sat Sep 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 Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 03
Thu Jul 10
Thu Jul 17
Thu Jul 24
Thu Jul 31
Participating Venues
Sun Life Financial Museum + Arts Pass Program
Participating Venues

Explore the best of Toronto's arts and cultural treasures for free.