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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library! Featuring CFC & CMA rated games, casual chess, beginner lessons, chess puzzle competitions, simultan...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 02
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 16
Sat Aug 23
Sat Aug 30
Icon of the event Finger Print Paint Art
Fri Aug 22, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Flemingdon Park

Come get your fingers dirty with some finger print paint art. Create your own work of art by only using your fingers.

Icon of the event Makers Program
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

Use your imagination to make what ever you can think of from craft supplies.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 14
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 The Knitty Gritties - Flemingdon Park Crafters' Group
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

Please join us on Thursday Evening from 6-8pm to meet other crafters....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 02
Thu Oct 09
Thu Oct 16
Thu Oct 23
Thu Oct 30
Icon of the event Knitters' Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern Elms

Share your love of knitting or simply come and learn how to knit.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Wed Aug 06
Wed Aug 13
Wed Aug 20
Wed Aug 27
Icon of the event Halloween Party
Fri Oct 31, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Steeles

A fun program for children for Halloween.

Icon of the event Book Hacking for Teens
Thu Aug 14, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Malvern

A secret safe, flowerpot or art installation...the opportunities for recycling and repurposing old books are endless. Get creative and up-cycle a book into a new treasure.

Icon of the event Friday Night Knit/Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Share your interest in knitting, crocheting and other wool crafts. Read and discuss knitting fiction. Learn how to crochet puppets and toys to accompany your children's favorite stories. Patterns and instruction provided. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 05
Fri Sep 19
Fri Oct 03
Fri Oct 17
Fri Nov 07
Icon of the event Glowing Textiles for Teens
Mon Aug 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Malvern

Get glowing with a Fashion Futures workshop presented by The Textile Museum of Canada. Using conductive thread and LED lights, learn how to create a circuit and consider the ways in which blinking lights attached to clothing ...