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Icon of the event Chess in the library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Experienced chess player or beginner? Come and have fun learning the game or playing with like-minded players. Every Saturday from 2:00 -4:00 P.M. Registration suggested. To register, call 416-395-5674. We also accept drop in...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Sat Feb 21
Sat Feb 28
Icon of the event Knitting Club
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Are you looking for help with your knitting project? Just learning to knit or looking to join a knitting circle and chat?


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Icon of the event Wire Work Jewellery
Sat May 23, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Woodside Square

Need an idea for a Special Gift for someone?...

Icon of the event Basics of Vegetable Growing
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cedarbrae

This year trained horticulturalists from the Toronto Master Gardeners will be at the library to answer all of your questions about growing vegetables. Learn about the vegetable plants, growing conditions, planting, fertilizin...

Icon of the event Art Workshop with Asha Rastogi
Sat Feb 28, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

A wonderful opportunity to learn from an artist with 25 years of teaching experience! Asha has travelled extensively to teach, and held exhibitions of her work in Tokyo, Singapore, India and London....

Icon of the event Asymmetrical Illusion Bead Stringing Jewellery Set
Tue Feb 17, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Joanne Ploder, of JET Designs, will show up to 15 participants how to make jewellery. Kits will be provided, but please note that registration is limited to 15 participants. For more information and the register, please visit...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Experienced chess player or beginner? Come and have fun learning the game or playing with like-minded players. Every Saturday from 2:00 -4:00 P.M. Registration suggested. To register, call 416-395-5674. We also accept drop-in...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 04
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Icon of the event  Downsview's Adult Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Thu Feb 05, 2015 - Thu Apr 09, 2015
Downsview

Interested in playing chess? Want to learn? Is playing chess on your bucket list?...

Icon of the event Eating for a Living
Wed Feb 18, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join Toronto Star food editor/Saucy Lady columnist Jennifer Bain as she provides a free-ranging talk on topics such as her 15 years 'eating for a living', how she got into food writing and how that has changed, the changing f...

Icon of the event Quantum Kidz Lego® Workshop
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albion

In honour of the Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games, join us for a Lego® workshop with Quantum Kidz. Bring your creativity! Drop-in only. No registration required.