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Icon of the event Eating for a Living
Wed Feb 18, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join Toronto Star food editor/Saucy Lady columnist Jennifer Bain as she provides a free-ranging talk on topics such as her 15 years 'eating for a living', how she got into food writing and how that has changed, the changing f...

Icon of the event Kids Master Chef Challenge
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Compete in our Kids Master Chef Challenge! Participants will be supplied with "secret ingredients" that they will use to create their food masterpieces. Creations will be judged on taste and presentation....

Icon of the event Children's Craft-ernoon
Mon Dec 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Come join us for an afternoon of fun and creative holiday crafts. This is a drop in program, all are welcome. Please call the branch at 416-395-5750 for more information.

Icon of the event Art Workshop with Asha Rastogi
Sat Feb 28, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

A wonderful opportunity to learn from an artist with 25 years of teaching experience! Asha has travelled extensively to teach, and held exhibitions of her work in Tokyo, Singapore, India and London....

Icon of the event Chess in the library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 03
Sat Jan 10
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Sat Jan 31
Icon of the event Board Games Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Come and join us for classic board games like Monopoly, chess, checkers, Sorry!, Settlers of Catan and more! Play an old favourite or learn to play new games. Dropin, no registration required. For more information please call...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Wed Feb 18
Wed Feb 25
Icon of the event Birding 101
Tue Jan 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Birding 101" for absolute beginners. Ever wanted to be a birdwatcher! This presentation will introduce beginners to birding, covering topics like: getting started, birdwatching guides, binoculars, species identification, s...

Icon of the event Ingredients:  understanding what's in your beauty products  (Part 3)
Tue Jan 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

There are millions of skin care and cosmetic products on the market, many of which claim to do wonderful things. However, in recent years, environmental groups have been claiming that many common cosmetic ingredients are toxi...

Icon of the event Board Game Afternoon
Tue Dec 23, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Bring a friend, play an old favourite or learn a new game! Choose from Monopoly, Sorry, Life, Ticket to Ride Settlers of Catan and more....

Icon of the event Monarch Butterfly Migration.
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Monarch butterfly migration at Rosetta McClain gardens. This presentation will discuss the beautiful fall migration of monarch butterflies through Rosetta McClain gardens. Monarchs are stageing a nice recovery in 2014 and d...