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Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Jul 05, 2014 - Sat Sep 27, 2014
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...

Icon of the event Gaming Cube: PS3, X-Box and Wii U
Ongoing event running from Tue Jul 01, 2014 - Tue Sep 30, 2014
North York Central Library

The Gaming Cube is available at the North York Central Library. Come and play video games by reserving a time at the Teen Zone desk. Available during open library hours, through the Teen Zone department. Call 416-395-5674 fo...

Icon of the event Design and Make your own Maze
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Woodside Square

Use your imagination to design and make a maze. For children 7 years and older. Register in person or by phone. Registration begins June 16th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Design and Make your own Maze
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Woodside Square

Use your imagination to design and make a maze. For children 7 years and older. Register in person or by phone. Registration begins June 16th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Knit Wits
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting & crochet club lead by Monique Richard! Knit Wits meet every Thursday. Beginners, advanced and master knitters are all welcomed. Bring your yarn, needles, crochet hooks and your portable projects. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Icon of the event Teen Gaming
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

We'll have a few stations of different games - a bit of everything! July will have an emphasis on dance games for a summer dance party....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 23
Tue Nov 11
Icon of the event The Science of Personal Dress
Tue Sep 09, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join Sandra Quigley for a workshop on personal dress including topics such as:...

Icon of the event Wire work jewelry workshop
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Participants will learn about materials and tools used in wire work jewelry making, and complete a single strand corded necklace with a pendant and a pair of wire work earrings, in addition to a wired ring. All materials are...

Icon of the event Raptor watching at Rosetta McClain
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Rosetta McClain gardens is one of the best sights in the GTA to observe the fall migration of Raptors (Hawks, eagles, falcons, vultures) along the Scarborough bluffs. This presentation will introduce you to the 15 or so spec...

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.