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2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

An afternoon gathering for adult crafters. Learn a craft, teach a craft and create personal and community projects in a friendly casual setting....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 21
Icon of the event Greening Your Grounds - A homeowners Guide to Storm Water Landscaping Projects
Sat Apr 26, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn how to make the most from storm water that falls on your property.The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) offers knowledge and experience to help us all contribute to a healthy and sustainable city.

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Sat Jun 14, 2014 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
North York Central Library

Have a household item that's broken? Don't toss it! Bring it to the Repair Café where you can get help fixing it... and enjoy a cup of coffee. You can get help fixing household items from computers to clothes to toasters. ...

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9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting & crochet club lead by Monique Richard! Knit Wits meet every Thursday. Beginners, advanced and master knitters are all welcomed. Bring your yarn, needles, crochet hooks and your portable projects. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 17
Thu Apr 24
Thu May 01
Thu May 08
Thu May 15
Icon of the event The Art of Magic
Wed Apr 30, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fairview

Come and check out the newest card tricks in the world of magic. You will also get a chance to learn simple, yet astonishing magic tricks using everyday objects. Registration is required. Please call 416-395-5750.

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Sat Aug 30, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Jul 05, 2014 - Sat Sep 27, 2014
North York Central Library

Experienced chess player or beginner? Come and have fun learning the game or playing with like-minded players. Every Saturday from 2:00 -4:00 P.M. Registration suggested. To register, call 416-395-5674. We also accept drop in...

Icon of the event Earth Day is coming!
Wed Apr 16, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Main Street

Let's get in the mood for Earth Day! Start some seeds for your garden and upcycle materials into useful or fun things for your room....

Icon of the event 3D Fun with Needlefelting
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairview

Using felting yarn, you can explore the simple craft of making interesting shapes and objects out of yarn that comes in a beautiful variety of colours. Unleash your creativity and explore a new craft. Registration is requir...

Icon of the event Mother's Day Beading Workshop
Sat May 10, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Spadina Road

Make something special for mom at our Mother's Day beading workshop. Dads and sons welcome!...