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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Drop in every Saturday from 12:30-2:30 pm and test your mettle against your fellow chess lovers. This is a free program and no registration is required. All ages and all skill levels are welcome. Never played before? No probl...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Sat Mar 21
Icon of the event Zentangled!
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Eatonville

Join us for a fun filled afternoon and learn how to Zentangle!...

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
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. Several community volun...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Sat Mar 28
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Icon of the event Monarch Butterfly Migration.
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Monarch butterfly migration at Rosetta McClain gardens. This presentation will discuss the beautiful fall migration of monarch butterflies through Rosetta McClain gardens. Monarchs are staging a nice recovery in 2014 and da...

Icon of the event Scrabble Club
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 02, 2015 - Fri Dec 18, 2015
Eatonville

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

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 Sock Monkeys!
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Eatonville

Join us for an afternoon of crafting and build your own Sock Monkey! The finished product will be donated to the amazing organization Operation Sock Monkey. Check them out at http://www.operationsockmonkey.com...

Icon of the event The Essentials of Creating Amazing Slideshows
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm
Eatonville

Learn from a professional visual artist and designer how to create a striking beautiful slideshow of your creativity or products, your story, portfolio, brand, opinion or any topic. This seminar will cover the principles, ti...

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 Mar 06
Fri Mar 13
Fri Mar 20
Fri Mar 27
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 Mar 09
Mon Mar 16
Mon Mar 23
Mon Mar 30
Tue Apr 07