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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:30 am - 12:00 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 Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Icon of the event Puppetry Club
Ongoing event running from Mon Apr 13, 2015 - Mon May 04, 2015
Cedarbrae

Learn about the art of puppetry! During this 4-week program we will discuss puppetry around the world and different techniques used to make puppets. We will also write scripts, and make puppets! In the final week everyone wil...

Icon of the event Basics of Vegetable Growing
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cedarbrae

This year trained horticulturalists from the Toronto Master Gardeners will be at the library to answer all of your questions about growing vegetables. Learn about the vegetable plants, growing conditions, planting, fertilizin...

Icon of the event Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 02
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Icon of the event Earth Day Celebration
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Become an eco-leader through games and activities that demonstrate what you can do to help the environment! Learn about urban gardening and composting!...

Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Balcony and Terrace Container Gardening
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Weston

Inspiring photos and practical ideas for successful gardening above ground. Presented by Toronto Master Gardeners who are trained horticulturalists. No registration required.

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Icon of the event After School Maker Program
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Put your imagination to work and join us for this craft and creative play program after school Tuesdays. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Icon of the event Tatting, anyone?
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Drop in and spend some time with fellow Tatters. Everyone welcome regardless of experience. Co-sponsored with Fringe Tatters. Visit www.FringeTatters.ca for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 25
Icon of the event Lego Club
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Weston

Join Weston's first ever Lego Club! For children aged 8 through 12 years, this after school program meets on the first Monday of each month beginning February 2nd 2015. Each meeting sports a new challenge that will kick-star...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 04
Mon Jun 01