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Icon of the event Culture Days - Make an Origami Book
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Jones

Join us for Culture Days at the library! Learn how to make an origami book.

Icon of the event Spookarama
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 5:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Dawes Road

Spooks and chills, join us for a scary evening.

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 Make a Stop Motion Animation
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jones

Team up this summer to create your own stop motion movie using a free app. You can bring your own device - phone, iPad or android or you can work in groups using our device....

Icon of the event Halloween Spooktacular Fun House
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Albert Campbell

Get yourself ready for Halloween at our Spooktacular Fun House, and prepare to be grossed out! We'll have some icky Halloween treats for you to try, if you dare....

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 Recycle Arts - Decorated Keepsake Box
Sat Aug 16, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Create an eco-friendly keepsake box made from recycled materials. All supplies provided. For more information and to register please call 416-396-8890. Ages 18+. Limited to 20 participants.

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 Movies at Albert Campbell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

We'll show classics, new release and movies of the season. The third Friday of every month from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. No registration required. For more information visit the branch or call 416-396-8890.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 15