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Icon of the event Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 06, 2014 - Sat Dec 20, 2014
Eatonville

Join us for our chess club every Saturday. Everyone is welcome from the beginner to the pro. No experience or registration required.

Icon of the event Raptor watching at Rosetta McClain
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Rosetta McClain gardens is one of the best sights in the GTA to observe the fall migration of Raptors (Hawks, eagles, falcons, vultures) along the Scarborough bluffs. This presentation will introduce you to the 15 or so spec...

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 Sep 04
Thu Sep 11
Thu Sep 18
Thu Sep 25
Thu Oct 02
Icon of the event Agincourt All Ages Board Gaming!
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

Join us for an evening of strategy, competition and fun! Please register in person at Agincourt or by phone at...

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. Visit www.FringeTatters.ca for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 25
Sat Nov 22
Icon of the event Knit Wits for Kids
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Children (aged 6 and up) and teens are invited to join the Knit Wits over the summer to learn or improve their knitting skills. Knit Wits meet every Thursday. Beginners, advanced and master knitters are all welcomed. Bring y...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Thu Aug 21
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 Sep 05
Fri Sep 12
Fri Sep 19
Fri Sep 26
Fri Oct 03
Icon of the event Bridge for Beginners
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Learn bridge and challenge your mind! Attend this weekly session to learn the fundamentals of the three aspects of the game: bidding, play and defense. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to registe...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 17
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 15
Icon of the event Wire Work Jewellery Making
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Learn how to do wire work jewellery and how to construct it using headpins, open and close jump rings, and hook and eye closures. Complete a single strand corded necklace with a pendant, a pair of wire work earrings and a wir...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 08
Mon Sep 15
Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

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