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Icon of the event Learn about Needlework
Mon Apr 28, 2014 | All Day
Cedarbrae

An exhibition and show of traditional and modern embroidery. See members of the Scarborough Needlearts Guild creating beautiful pieces using various stitches from cross stich to hardanger....

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

The Eatonville Library Chess Club is now in session. Drop in every Saturday from 2-4pm and test your mettle against your fellow chess lovers....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Sat May 17
Sat May 24
Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Learn how to knit or crochet. Brush up on the basics, share your skills or learn a few new tricks. Drop in. Please bring your own needles, hooks and yarn. Second Wednesday of the month - Knitting; Fourth Wednesday of the...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 23
Wed May 14
Wed May 28
Wed Jun 11
Wed Jun 25
Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Sat Jun 14, 2014
Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. This free program is fr...

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!...

Icon of the event Keep Toronto Reading:  Survival Training
Fri Apr 25, 2014 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Inspired by our One Book commuity read, The Cellist of Sarajevo, we look at how people manage to survive in a city under siege. What skills would one need in order to survive? David Arama from WSC Survival School will teach y...

Icon of the event Gamerz Challenge
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Rexdale

Bring your game face and challenge your friends to X-Box, PS3 and Wii.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 25
Fri May 02
Fri May 09
Fri May 16
Fri May 23
Icon of the event Greening Your Grounds - Get Started!
Wed May 07, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Eatonville

What is a rain garden? How does a rain garden work? Should I install a permeable patio? Learn about the newest trends in residential landscaping from the expert at the Toronto Regional Conservation Authority and how to use th...

Icon of the event Scrabble Club
Ongoing event running from Fri Feb 07, 2014 - Fri Dec 19, 2014
Eatonville

Love words? Join our club, meet new friends and have fun. Drop in. Fridays 1-3.

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 28
Mon May 05
Mon May 12
Tue May 20
Mon May 26