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Icon of the event Paint With Me
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Create your own unique work of art with Artist Erin Reece in a guided 'paintshop' using acrylic and canvas mediums. Each participant will be taught step by step to help recreate their own creation. Be inspired while enjoyin...

Icon of the event DIY Beauty: Natural Skincare
Sat Dec 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn about natural alternatives to caring for your skin using safe and healthy materials....

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Do you love to knit? Do you want to learn? Join our group of knitters that meet in the 1st floor study room to chat, work on a project, share your skill and learn something new. All levels welcome. Supplies provided for begin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 05
Mon Dec 12
Mon Dec 19
Mon Jan 09
Mon Jan 16
Icon of the event Chess club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Drop in to play chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. All ages and levels are welcome. Chess sets and clocks provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 10
Sat Dec 17
Icon of the event Mario Kart Wii Tournament
Wed Dec 21, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Fairview

Swing in for some competitive racing fun on our Wii! Battle it out for prizes or sit back, chat, and enjoy snacks!...

Icon of the event Family Colouring
Wed Dec 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Do you want to enjoy a relaxing activity with your children? Join us for a colouring bonanza at the library. Registration begins Nov. 21st. All supplies will be provided. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Spac...

Icon of the event Family Day Bingo
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Families are invited to enjoy a great game of BINGO & possibly win a prize. Registration begins Dec. 28th. Register in person or by phone. Space is limited. 416-396-8979

Icon of the event March Break Gamemakers
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

This workshop will introduce participants to video game creation, no programming experience required! Representing the Hand Eye Society, a local non-profit videogame arts organization, Ken Cho has coordinated many game-making...

Icon of the event DIY: Snowman Pop!
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Make the perfect sweet holiday treat for bff, family, or yourself. We supply the candy, you supply the creativity....

Icon of the event 150 Reasons: Mural Project with Marcela Campos
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

A ten-week mural project brought to you by VIBE Arts. Have a part in celebrating Canada's upcoming 150th birthday by creating murals for display throughout the TTC Subway system in Toronto during the summer of 2017....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 07
Wed Dec 14