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Icon of the event Snap a Portrait!
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Photography teacher Diana Nazareth will lead a fun, hands on workshop inspired by Cosmopolis Toronto....

Icon of the event Maker Monday: Bookish Hedgehog
Mon Nov 21, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a free maker program! Learn how to make a cute, not-so-prickly hedgehog from a book. A great gift, or a unique way to display photos, notes, and cards....

Icon of the event Let's Paint Together
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 04, 2017 - Wed May 17, 2017
Location: Eatonville

If you are a beginner or experienced artist, join us in our friendly and relaxing atmosphere to paint together and meet new friends with the same interest in art and painting. All levels, all media (NO OIL please), any style....

Icon of the event Maker Monday: Halloween Origami!
Mon Oct 17, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come and join us for a free origami program! Learn how to make some spooky origami Halloween decorations. For everyone aged 7 and up. All supplies provided. Drop in!...

Icon of the event Maker Monday: Recycled Holiday Ornament
Mon Dec 19, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a FREE program on learning how to use recycled materials to make holiday ornaments! Single ornaments and garlands can both be made in this program. All supplies provided. Age 7+!...

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

A great place to share your interest in yarn and knitting. Whether you?re a beginner or a seasoned pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow knitters / crocheters. 2nd and 4th Wednesdays.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 09
Wed Nov 23
Wed Dec 14
Icon of the event ND After School Club:  October is all things SPOOKY!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Northern District Branch welcomes Kids' After-school Club for children ages 8-12! Join us for weekly activities and games every Monday after school from 4-5pm in the Main Floor Program Room....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Icon of the event Knitting & Crochet Circle
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Weston

Join us for an informal knitting and crochet circle. All skill levels welcome. Please bring your own items/supplies.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Mon Nov 07
Icon of the event Knit & Lit
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Are you a knitter or have always wanted to learn? Bring your needles and yarn and join us the first Wednesday of the month to share ideas, skills or knit socially....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Nov 02
Wed Dec 07
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29