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Icon of the event  Chess in the Library
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcomeInterested in learning how to play chess? Registration required. To register or for mo...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 09
Tue Feb 16
Tue Feb 23
Tue Mar 01
Tue Mar 08
Icon of the event Teen Nail Art
Sat Mar 19, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Teens are welcome to try their hands at the art of nail painting. Something fun to help unwind after a week of Independent Studies or a needed diversion while here....

Icon of the event Adult Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library! Chess players of all levels are welcome. Registration required. To register or for more information ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 09
Tue Feb 16
Tue Feb 23
Tue Mar 01
Tue Mar 08
Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up Learn the Basics
Tue Feb 16, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Lillian H. Smith

An absolute beginner's course to knitting. Cast on, knit, purl and cast off. Materials will be provided but you may also bring your own equipment.

Icon of the event STORYgami
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

*February's session will run from 12pm - 2pm, versus the usual time....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 05
Icon of the event Friday Knit Night!
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 12
Fri Mar 11
Fri Apr 08
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Enjoy classics, new releases, and movies of the season.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 19
Fri Mar 18
Fri Apr 15
Fri May 20
Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up  Cable Knitting
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

For the more experienced knitter, we will offer instruction on how to knit cables and follow a pattern. Materials will be provided but feel free to bring something you are already working on.

Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat May 14, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Albert Campbell

Join us for Asian Heritage Month and learn the skillful and ancient art of Chinese brush painting. Adults, older adults, and teens are welcome. All supplies will be provided. Registration is required, and is limited to 20 par...

Icon of the event Teen Gaming
Thu Feb 18, 2016 | 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Jane/Dundas

Bring your friends and play on a variety of games and consoles. Drop in.