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Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 10, 2015 - Sat Jun 27, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

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

Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 12, 2015 - Mon Jun 29, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick...

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 Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Sat Feb 21
Sat Feb 28
Icon of the event Lego
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Hey Kids! Join us after school for fun with Lego! This is a drop-in program. Maximum 20 children.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24
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 Feb 07
Sat Feb 21
Sat Feb 28
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Icon of the event Bead Stringing Jewellery
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Attendees will learn about materials and tools used in bead stringing jewellery as well as gain knowledge of crimping techniques and design elements. Individuals will complete a single strand illusion beaded necklace in addit...

Icon of the event Create your own Valentine cards
Wed Feb 11, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Leaside

Are you thinking to make Valentine cards of your own style?Do you want to send a unique valentine card to the one you hope to be with? Join us for this Valentine's card creation workshop with a touch of custom-made.We will he...

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 Feb 12
Thu Mar 12
Thu Apr 09
Thu May 14
Icon of the event Lego Fun
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

Calling all Lego fans! Use your imagination and creativity to construct awesome Lego structures. This drop-in program is for for ages 5-12 years.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 13
Icon of the event Fabric Landscape Art
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Taylor Memorial

Participants will be guided to make a piece of art inspired by the Group of Seven Canadian artists. Using a variety of fabrics and an iron, pieces of material will be tansformed into a beautiful landscape. Please call the b...