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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Artists in the library: I AM LEGEND
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Come map a memory or the story of how you got your... courage, kindness, humour, temper, etc. This workshop will use collage to make that story an epic legend!...

Icon of the event D.I.Y Candle Making
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn to make your own natural, non-toxic air purifiers! In this workshop we will be making candles using just Beeswax and Coconut oil. Beeswax candles offer a honey scent, a golden flame, and the longest, cleanest burn of an...

Icon of the event Afterschool Club: Recycled Art
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Did you know that your house is a treasure trove of art supplies?...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Icon of the event Shrunken Apple Heads and Other Creepy Crafts
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Make an apple head doll or a gruesome shrunken head. Try some other spooky crafts. Please register at the branch for the series of five afterschool workshops. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Do you love to knit? Do you want to learn? Join our group of knitters that meet in the 1st floor study room to chat, work on a project, share your skill and learn something new. All levels welcome. Supplies provided for begin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Mon Nov 07
Icon of the event Colouring for Adults
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Do you remember how peaceful colouring was when you were a child?...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Icon of the event Game On--Video Gaming Nights
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Join us in the library every Tuesday nights for some classic video game multiplayer matches. For ages 8-13. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Tue Nov 08
Icon of the event Thanksgiving Craft
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Gobble Gobble! Come give thanks with a craft!...

Icon of the event Halloween DIY
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Get ready for Halloween at the library!...