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

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in. No registration required. For more information please call 416-395-5750.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Sat Feb 21
Sat Feb 28
Sat Mar 07
Icon of the event Wednesday Knit Night!
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 18
Wed Mar 18
Wed Apr 15
Wed May 20
Icon of the event The Secret Lives of Spring Wildflowers
Thu Apr 09, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
High Park

As spring returns, join accomplished naturalist Richard Aaron as he discusses wildflowers and the fascinating stories associated with these plants.

Icon of the event After School Drop-in
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Join us for games, puzzles, crafts and Lego!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 25
Wed Apr 01
Wed Apr 08
Wed Apr 15
Wed Apr 22
Icon of the event Valentines for Vets
Thu Feb 12, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Come make a Valentine card for a Canadian Vet (and someone special at home). Library staff will deliver the cards.

Icon of the event Fabric Painting
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Artists from the Textile Museum of Canada will show you the various ways you can use to paint on fabric. For ages 12-17. Registration starts on Jan.13, 2015. For more information, please call Fairview Library at 416-395-57...

Icon of the event Balcony and Terrace Gardening
Sat Apr 11, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dawes Road

Practical ideas for gardening above ground, presented by Toronto Master Gardeners. Please register in person or by phone 416-396-3820.

Icon of the event Ask an Expert- Pollinator Gardens
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
High Park

Toronto Master Gardener presents the latest buzz on creating a haven for pollinators. Topics include: What is a pollinator garden? Why plant one? Characteristics of pollinator plants, details and recommendations for specific ...

Icon of the event Knitter's/Crocheter's Night Out
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

Come and enjoy an evening of knitting and crocheting. Plan group projects that will benefit the community. Refreshments provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24
Tue Mar 03
Icon of the event Board Games Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Come and join us for classic board games like Monopoly, chess, checkers, Sorry!, Settlers of Catan and more! Play an old favourite or learn to play new games. Dropin, no registration required. For more information please call...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Wed Feb 18
Wed Feb 25