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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:30 am - 12:00 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 Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Icon of the event Jewellery Making for Beginners
Mon May 11, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist. Participants can make and take home 3 projects. For teens age 10...

Icon of the event Crafts for Kids
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Get in touch with your creative side! Make something to take home using paper, scissors, colours and your imagination! All ages welcome. Parents must be present for children 6 years and younger. Drop-in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Mon May 18
Icon of the event Puppetry Club
Ongoing event running from Mon Apr 13, 2015 - Mon May 04, 2015
Cedarbrae

Learn about the art of puppetry! During this 4-week program we will discuss puppetry around the world and different techniques used to make puppets. We will also write scripts, and make puppets! In the final week everyone wil...

Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Queen/Saulter

Join our Lego Club where you can create, build and use your imagination! Drop-in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 30
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 Pan Am Torch Relay Celebration
Tue Jul 07, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Albion

Come celebrate with the Albion Library as we take part in the Pan Am Games Torch Relay!...

Icon of the event Starships and Superheroes Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Embark on intergalactic adventures and save the world! Create your own original characters, practice using your superpowers, and face off against villainous enemies while learning tons of cool trivia and having fun!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Mon May 25
Icon of the event Ready, Set, Build!
Thu Jul 02, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Queen/Saulter

Let's build cool stuff. Materials will be provided. Drop-in, no registration required.

Icon of the event Tween Thursdays: Cherry Blossom Painting
Thu Aug 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us to make a beautiful cherry blossom painting. No experience necessary! Ages 8-16. Please register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Registration starts Tuesday June 2, 2015.