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Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Oct 04, 2014 - Sat Dec 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 Christmas Family Time
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Taylor Memorial

Christmas themed stories, songs, rhymes, and activities for children with their parents or caregivers.

Icon of the event Trim the Tree
Sat Nov 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children will make ornaments and hang them on the library Holiday Tree. For ages 6-12. Register in person or by phone. Registration begins Oct. 11th.

Icon of the event Spookarama
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 5:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Dawes Road

Spooks and chills, join us for a scary evening.

Icon of the event After School Drop-in
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Join us for games, puzzles, crafts and Lego!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 15
Wed Oct 22
Icon of the event Wire Work Jewelery
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Woodside Square

Need an idea for a Holiday Gift? Why not create a unique ring and necklace for that hard to buy person on your shopping list? Must be 16+ years of age. Registration begins October 4th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Holiday Canvas Painting
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children will paint a canvas that will be mounted in the library during the month of December. The theme for their painting will be "What do the holidays mean to me". For ages 6-12. Registration begins Oct. 18th. Register...

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 Superheroes Event
Sat Oct 11, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Do you love superheroes? Come dressed up as your favourite superhero and win prizes!!! Join us for a fun filled event celebrating our favourite superheroes with crafts, games and trivia....

Icon of the event Christmas Cheer
Mon Dec 01, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dawes Road

Join us in decorating our Christmas tree and create some lovely holiday crafts.