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Icon of the event The Art of Magic
Wed Apr 30, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fairview

Come and check out the newest card tricks in the world of magic. You will also get a chance to learn simple, yet astonishing magic tricks using everyday objects. Registration is required. Please call 416-395-5750.

Icon of the event 3D Fun with Needlefelting
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairview

Using felting yarn, you can explore the simple craft of making interesting shapes and objects out of yarn that comes in a beautiful variety of colours. Unleash your creativity and explore a new craft. Registration is requir...

Icon of the event Watercolouring Adventures
Wed May 28, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Fairview

In celebration of Asian Heritage Month, we invited an artist to give a workshop that teaches you a wet watercolouring technique that is similar to the popular Chinese ?brush painting? style. Registration is required. For more...

Icon of the event Learn about Needlework
Mon Apr 28, 2014 | All Day
Cedarbrae

An exhibition and show of traditional and modern embroidery. See members of the Scarborough Needlearts Guild creating beautiful pieces using various stitches from cross stich to hardanger....

Icon of the event The Yarn Knits
Ongoing event running from Tue Mar 04, 2014 - Tue Jun 24, 2014
Queen/Saulter

Join The Yarn Knits - a drop-in knitting club. Every Tuesday from 1-3PM, bring your yarn, needles, crochet hooks and projects. Get creative and get to know other knitters. Everyone is welcome no matter what level you are at! ...

Icon of the event Tween Thursdays!
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 8-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Make new friends and share some laughs while making wearable jewerly, desi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 10
Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Interested in playing chess? Then join Barbara Frum's Chess Club! Have fun playing chess while you improve your critical thinking skills. Open to beginners and experienced players alike. Register by calling 416-395-5440 after...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 11
Fri Jul 18
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Icon of the event Origami for Adults: Traditional Cranes
Thu May 22, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Queen/Saulter

Join us for another installment of Origami for Adults. To celebrate Asian Heritage Month, we will be folding traditional, origami cranes. Hope to see you there!

Icon of the event Watch the 2014 FIFA World Cup
Thu Jun 12, 2014 | All Day
Flemingdon Park

Come enjoy live streamed games of the 2014 FIFA World Cup during the open hours of the branch. The schedule will be posted soon.

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Sat Jun 14, 2014
Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. This free program is fr...