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Icon of the event Repair Cafe
Sat Jun 14, 2014 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
North York Central Library

Have a household item that's broken? Don't toss it! Bring it to the Repair Café where you can get help fixing it... and enjoy a cup of coffee. You can get help fixing household items from computers to clothes to toasters. ...

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 Make it and Fly It:   Paper AirplaneFun
Tue Jul 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us to make paper airplanes, then race them to see how they perform. Ages 6+ Space is limited. Please register

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 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 Knitting Club
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Perth/Dupont

Join our knitting club and enjoy the company of other knitters every Tuesday night. Exchange tips, share knowledge, and get help for that UFO! Bring your own knitting needles and yarn.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 22
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 06
Tue May 13
Tue May 20
Icon of the event Alternative Bikes - CANCELLED
Tue Apr 22, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

The Toronto Bicycling Network will be giving a presentation on alternative bicycles. Club members who ride tandem & recumbent bikes will display and speak about the benefits of these types of bikes. There will also be a bik...

Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Apr 05, 2014 - Sat Jun 28, 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 Make it  with Socks
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us at the library to make a sock puppet All materials supplied. Ages 6+. Please register

Icon of the event Makerlabs
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Let your creative side go wild while enjoying the company of your friends or other teen creators in this cool makerlab. Using simple tools, recycled items and craft supplies.....you can make new and interesting objects for y...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 05
Sat Jul 19
Sat Aug 02