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Icon of the event Board Games Bonanza
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play games such as Mastermind, Scrabble, Pictionary, Balderdash, Sudoku, Fruit Salad, chess, checker or cards. Plus many others to choose from. Ages 7-12. Please register in person or phone 416-393-7177.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Thu Nov 19
Icon of the event Driving Test Workshop for Seniors
Wed Nov 04, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Eglinton Square

Are you turning 80 and need to retake your driving test? A leader from the Ministry of Transportation will help you prepare for the test. Register in person or call 416-396-8920.

Icon of the event Ontario Garlic: the Story from Farm to Festival
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Peter McClusky, founder of the Toronto Garlic Festival and author of Ontario Garlic: the Story from Farm to Festival, will be giving a talk on everything you ever wanted to know about garlic, including:...

Icon of the event Beyond Auto: Using Your Digital Camera -  An Introduction.
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

What do all those numbers on your digital camera mean? ISO, Aperture, Shutter Speed? Join Photographer Pamela Williams for an illustrated slide show that will provide an introduction to photography for those who dare to move ...

Icon of the event Healing with Sprouts - The Best Sprouts to Eat and Grow
Wed Sep 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

Ever wonder what it's like to sprout seeds at home? Do you know the health benefits and the best sprouts to eat and grow? Do you know how to create your own (DIY) sprouters with only a few dollars?...

Icon of the event Awesome After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Looking for something to do after school? Interested in writing, art, technology, LEGO, games and making cool things? Come hang out at the Don Mills Branch for our weekly club with tons of fun activities. Bring your friends o...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
Icon of the event Memoir Writing Seminar
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Share and improve your memoir-writing skills in this 4-part session led by author Lesley Donaldson-Reid. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 05, 2015 - Sat Dec 19, 2015
North York Central Library

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Saturday from 2-4. Drop in - no registration required. Co-sponsored with Chess in the library. Questions? Call 41...

Icon of the event Tea Tasting for Teens!
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Learn about the basic types of tea: chai, green, rooibos, Earl Grey, chamomile, etc. and how we can use tea to improve our everyday lives. For ages 12-19. Space is limited; register in person or call 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Shrinky Dinks for Teens
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Transform any image into a hardened piece of plastic with Shrinky Dinks! Create a meaningful keepsake, pendant, and more. For ages 12-19. Space is limited; register in person or call 416-395-5710.