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Icon of the event Trim the Tree
Sat Nov 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children will make ornaments and hang them on the library Holiday Tree. For ages 6-12. Register in person or by phone. Registration begins Oct. 11th.

Icon of the event Holiday Canvas Painting
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children will paint a canvas that will be mounted in the library during the month of December. The theme for their painting will be "What do the holidays mean to me". For ages 6-12. Registration begins Oct. 18th. Register...

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 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 30
Sat Sep 06
Sat Sep 13
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
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 30
Sat Sep 06
Sat Sep 13
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Icon of the event Repair Cafe
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Have a household item that's broken? Don't toss it! Bring it to the Repair Cafe where you can get help fixing it... and enjoy a cup of coffee. You can get help fixing household items from computers to clothes to toasters. It'...

Icon of the event Learn to Paint
Thu Aug 28, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albion

Local artist, Asha Rastogi, will teach adults to paint in this one-day course for beginners. All supplies are included. Free. Please register at the information desk or by calling 416-394-5170.

Icon of the event Leaside Garden Society
Sat Sep 13, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Leaside

The Leaside Garden Society meets nine times a year for friendly and informative sessions on gardening topics. Visitors and new members welcome....

Icon of the event Operation Sock Monkey Workshop
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Annette Street

Learn how to make a handmade sock monkey from an Operation Sock Monkey (OSM) workshop facilitator and earn 3 high school volunteer hours....

Icon of the event Holiday Card Making Workshop
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eglinton Square

Join us in making cards for the holidays. All supplies will be provided free of charge. For children and their families. Drop in.