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Icon of the event Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 06, 2014 - Sat Dec 20, 2014
Eatonville

Join us for our chess club every Saturday. Everyone is welcome from the beginner to the pro. No experience or registration required.

Icon of the event Raptor watching at Rosetta McClain
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Rosetta McClain gardens is one of the best sights in the GTA to observe the fall migration of Raptors (Hawks, eagles, falcons, vultures) along the Scarborough bluffs. This presentation will introduce you to the 15 or so spec...

Icon of the event Maker Crafts for Kids!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Participate in fun arts & crafts activities designed for Young Makers on the following dates:...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 06
Wed Aug 20
Icon of the event Wire Work Jewellery
Mon Aug 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Albion

Participants will learn how to wire wrap, make a spiral, construct jewellery using headpins and more. Participants will complete two or three items to take home. Free. Please register at the information desk or by phoning t...

Icon of the event Design and Make your own Maze
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Woodside Square

Use your imagination to design and make a maze. For children 7 years and older. Register in person or by phone. Registration begins June 16th. Space is limited.

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

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 Sep 02
Tue Sep 09
Tue Sep 16
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Icon of the event Bridge for Beginners
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Learn bridge and challenge your mind! Attend this weekly session to learn the fundamentals of the three aspects of the game: bidding, play and defense. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to registe...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 17
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 15
Icon of the event Saturday Morning Knitting Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Join other knitters to knit together in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. Some instruction provided to beginners....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 02
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 16
Sat Aug 23
Sat Aug 30
Icon of the event Back to School Craft
Sat Sep 06, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Hey Kids! You survived your first week of school! Come to the library and enjoy making a craft that you can take back to school! For ages 6-12. Registration begins Aug. 2. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Wire Work Jewellery Making
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Learn how to do wire work jewellery and how to construct it using headpins, open and close jump rings, and hook and eye closures. Complete a single strand corded necklace with a pendant, a pair of wire work earrings and a wir...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 08
Mon Sep 15