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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Drop in every Saturday from 12:30-2:30 pm and test your mettle against your fellow chess lovers. This is a free program and no registration is required. All ages and all skill levels are welcome. Never played before? No probl...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Sat Mar 21
Icon of the event Zentangled!
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Eatonville

Join us for a fun filled afternoon and learn how to Zentangle!...

Icon of the event Monarch Butterfly Migration.
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

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 nice recovery in 2014 and da...

Icon of the event Scrabble Club
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 02, 2015 - Fri Dec 18, 2015
Eatonville

Love words? Join our club, meet new friends and have fun. Drop in. Fridays 1-3.

Icon of the event Sock Monkeys!
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Eatonville

Join us for an afternoon of crafting and build your own Sock Monkey! The finished product will be donated to the amazing organization Operation Sock Monkey. Check them out at http://www.operationsockmonkey.com...

Icon of the event The Essentials of Creating Amazing Slideshows
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm
Eatonville

Learn from a professional visual artist and designer how to create a striking beautiful slideshow of your creativity or products, your story, portfolio, brand, opinion or any topic. This seminar will cover the principles, ti...

Icon of the event Pan Am Lego Club!
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Amesbury Park

Come out for some creative learning experiences for young builders as they tap into their own unique imagination and creativity to build fun LEGO® projects that strengthen their skills in science and technology, mathematics, ...

Icon of the event Jewelry Making for Beginners
Mon May 04, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewelry in this hands on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to r...

Icon of the event Cancelled - Gardening is for the Birds
Tue May 12, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Taylor Memorial

Learn how to create well designed gardens with year-round beauty and songbird interest. Strategically choose and arrange plants, feeders, nesting boxes, and water sources to provide the essential elements of life for songbird...

Icon of the event Greening Your Grounds: Getting Started
Mon Apr 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

What is a rain garden? How does a rain garden work? Should I install a permeable patio? Learn about the newest trends in residential landscaping and how to use them to add pizzazz to your property. Call 416-394-5270 or email ...