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Icon of the event Console Gaming for Older Adults
Sat Aug 16, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Leaside

Have you ever wondered how they work and what kind of games are available for adults? Here?s your chance to become like a kid again and learn and play some new games on Wii and Xbox. Drop in, no registration required.

Icon of the event Repair Cafe
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Have a household item that's broken? Don't toss it! Bring it to the Repair Cafe 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. It'...

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 05
Mon Aug 11
Mon Aug 18
Mon Aug 25
Tue Sep 02
Icon of the event Elements of Photography
Wed Oct 29, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

What are the secrets behind how famous photos are created? Using engaging images, Photographer Pamela Williams will examine the use of scale, point of view, and composition, while exploring the use of light, focus, timing an...

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 Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Fri Aug 15
Icon of the event Console Gaming
Mon Nov 10, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

School your opponents in a frenzy of pure awesomeness. Prove you have the legendary skills to challenge others to some wicked games on the PS3, 360 and Wii. No registration required....

Icon of the event Lego Club for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Queen/Saulter

Join our Lego Club where you can create, build and use your imagination! Drop-in. No registration.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 21
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 04, 2013 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Friday 6-8 pm.Children Grade 1-6. Registration required.

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 Comic Book Button Making Workshop
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Cut out your favourite pictures, images and logos from old comic books and transform them into buttons you can wear, trade or give to your friends. For ages 7 and up....