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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 Dec 16
Wed Jan 20
Wed Feb 17
Wed Mar 16
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 28
Sat Dec 05
Sat Dec 12
Sat Dec 19
Sat Dec 26
Icon of the event Gingerbread Decorating for Teens
Fri Dec 11, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Come and join the gingerbread party! Design and decorate your very own gingerbread creation for the holidays. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Family Digital Drop-in
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Join Media artists Jennifer LaFontaine and Emmy Pantin for a fun afternoon learning about photography, audio, video and creating digital family stories together! Drop-in and join the fun!

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 05
Icon of the event March Break - Make 'n' Take !
Sat Mar 19, 2016 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Drop in. Free. All ages. 10am to 3pm....

Icon of the event March Break Craft
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Come and make a March Break Craft, for more information call 416-396-8916.

Icon of the event Monarch Butterfly Migration
Tue Mar 08, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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 modest recovery and data coll...

Icon of the event Awesome After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Looking for something to do after school? Interested in writing, art, technology, games and making cool things? Come hang out at the Don Mills Branch for our weekly club with tons of fun activities. Bring your friends or make...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 19
Tue Jan 26
Tue Feb 02
Tue Feb 09
Icon of the event Christmas Tree Decorating
Sat Nov 28, 2015 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Make a Christmas ornament for the libary tree and one to take home with you. Open to children and parents. Free. Drop in 10am-3pm.

Icon of the event Crocheting/Knitting
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow knitters and crocheters.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 01
Tue Dec 08
Tue Dec 15