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Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 05, 2015 - Sat Dec 19, 2015
North York Central Library

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Saturday from 2-4. Drop in - no registration required. Co-sponsored with Chess in the library. Questions? Call 41...

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 Sep 05
Sat Sep 12
Sat Sep 19
Sat Sep 26
Sat Oct 03
Icon of the event Chalk Drawing on the Patio
Thu Sep 10, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:55 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

We invite children of all ages to draw chalk figures and designs on our outdoor patio. Drop-in after school.

Icon of the event Leaside Garden Society
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

The Leaside Garden Society meets nine times a year for friendly and informative sessions on gardening topics. Visitors and new members are welcome. For information about monthly topics and other special events, please conta...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 10
Thu Oct 08
Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Several community volun...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 12
Sat Sep 19
Sat Sep 26
Sat Oct 03
Sat Oct 17
Icon of the event Leaside Needleworx Group (Knitting and Crocheting @ the Library)
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

Bring your own projects or start something new. Everyone welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 26
Icon of the event Greening Your Grounds - Rain Gardens
Tue Sep 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Greening Your Ground: Rain Gardens...

Icon of the event Hawk, Eagle, Falcon, and Vulture Watching
Tue Sep 15, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Learn about the 15 or so species that migrate each fall to Rosetta McLain Gardens. This is one of the best sites in the GTA to observe the fall migration of hawks, eagles, falcons, and vultures along the Scarborough Bluffs. Y...

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 Sep 16
Wed Oct 21
Wed Nov 18
Wed Dec 16
Icon of the event Leaside Needleworx Group (Knitting and Crocheting @ the Library)
10:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

Bring your own projects or start something new. Everyone welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Fri Oct 16