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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 06
Fri Jan 13
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Icon of the event Puzzles/Games Night
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Join in with others every Monday night and enjoy solving/completing some jigsaw puzzles or playing games....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Mon Nov 07
Icon of the event This Ain't Your National Geographic
Fri Nov 25, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Steeles

What happens when you cross paper animal heads from National Geographic magazines with a bunch of blue eyes from fashion mags?...

Icon of the event PA Day:  Pokémon Lure Party
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Calling all pokémasters! Come out and celebrate all things POKEMON at your library with crafts and a scavenger hunt! We are an official pokéstop so load up on pokéballs, catch some pokémon, and explore the pokémon our lure b...

Icon of the event Lego Challenge
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Love playing Lego? Join us for our weekly Lego Challenge. All ages welcome. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Icon of the event Pape/Danforth Knitting Circle
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come join us for an hour of knitting. Bring your own needles and yarn. All levels are welcome. Limited instructions may be provided for beginners from our friendly residents. Drop in. No registrations required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 12
Wed Nov 09
Wed Dec 14
Wed Jan 11
Icon of the event Learn the Art of Quilling
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Learn the art of quilling (paper filigree work) in this four week series. Taught by Yolanda Aguilera....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 02
Wed Nov 09
Wed Nov 16
Wed Nov 23
Icon of the event Leaside Garden Society
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

The Leaside Garden Society meets nine times a year for friendly and informative sessions on gardening topics. For more information, please call 416-422-0538 or e-mail leaside@gardenontario.org.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 13
Icon of the event Christmas Tree Trimming
Mon Dec 05, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Leaside

Enjoy holiday music as we create festive decorations for our Christmas Tree....

Icon of the event Lunar New Year Craft
Fri Jan 27, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Create a special craft for the coming Lunar New Year! Ages 2-6....