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Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Begins
Ongoing event running from Mon Jun 29, 2015 - Sat Aug 29, 2015
Danforth/Coxwell

Children of all ages are welcome to register for the Summer Reading Club between Monday June 29th to Saturday August 29th. Pick up some cool materials and enter a guess into the Guess the Number of Goodies in the Trophy chal...

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Icon of the event Get Crafty with Eyeballs and Magazines
Mon Jul 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Enjoy an afternoon of craft! Make mini-notebooks and silhouette art from magazines or make (slightly creepy) eyeball magnets. All materials provided, just bring your creativity. Ages 12-19. No registration required.

Icon of the event Lego Builder's Challenge
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Build objects out of Lego© as quickly as you can. When the bell sounds ? time is up! Drop the Lego and show us what you got. Suitable for children 6-12 years....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 13
Mon Jul 20
Icon of the event Summer Movies @ Maryvale
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maryvale

Join us for boundless adventures on the big screen. Bring your own refreshments. Ages 6 & up. Limited to first 30. Free tickets will be given at 1:30 pm.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 08
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 05
Icon of the event Family Board Games
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Come PLAY with us. We'll suply the games, you supply the players. Large number of games to choose from.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 10
Fri Jul 17
Fri Jul 24
Fri Jul 31
Fri Aug 07
Icon of the event  Origami workshop
Mon Jul 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Make two origami animals with our expert instructor in traditional Japanese paper folding....

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 Jul 15
Icon of the event It's Play Time!  Create a fun Craft!
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a craft that is fun and creative! Registration begins June 9th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Pan Am Bingo
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Leaside

Join us for some fun bingo games and learn about the different sports happening in the Pan Am Games. Age 6 and up. Drop in, no registration required.