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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 Chess in the Library
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library! Featuring CFC & CMA rated games, casual chess, beginner lessons, chess puzzle competitions, simultan...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 02
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 16
Sat Aug 23
Sat Aug 30
Icon of the event Learn to Write Creative Non-ficton
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

This workshop features discussion and writing exercises that explore the powers of writing your own story. With Readings from How to Talk to Crazy People and How to Write Creative Non-fiction by Donna Kakonge.

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 Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Want to learn to play Chess? or want to enjoy a challenging Chess game with other Chess fans? Come and join Chess in the Library Club....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Sat Oct 04
Sat Oct 11
Sat Oct 18
Icon of the event Book Hacking for Teens
Thu Aug 14, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Malvern

A secret safe, flowerpot or art installation...the opportunities for recycling and repurposing old books are endless. Get creative and up-cycle a book into a new treasure.

Icon of the event Friday Night Knit/Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Share your interest in knitting, crocheting and other wool crafts. Read and discuss knitting fiction. Learn how to crochet puppets and toys to accompany your children's favorite stories. Patterns and instruction provided. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 05
Fri Sep 19
Fri Oct 03
Fri Oct 17
Fri Nov 07
Icon of the event Glowing Textiles for Teens
Mon Aug 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Malvern

Get glowing with a Fashion Futures workshop presented by The Textile Museum of Canada. Using conductive thread and LED lights, learn how to create a circuit and consider the ways in which blinking lights attached to clothing ...

Icon of the event Library Bingo!
Thu Aug 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a great game of Library Bingo and other fun activities in Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event 3D Printing Adventures with Fashion
Sat Aug 02, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Create jewelry designs, buttons, or other fashion accessories using 3D printing design software. A 3D printer will be on hand for demonstration. A co-sponsored program with the Textile Museum of Toronto. Ages 12-17. Registra...