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Icon of the event Friday Night Knit/Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Share your interest in knitting, crocheting and other wool crafts. Read and discuss knitting fiction. Learn how to crochet puppets and toys to accompany your children's favorite stories. Patterns and instruction provided. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 03
Fri Jul 17
Fri Aug 07
Fri Aug 21
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 Fall Craft Drop in
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Perth/Dupont

Come in and enjoy making a fall craft with your child. You can drop in any time between 10am and 3pm. Make one for taking home and the other for the library.

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Jul 11, 2015 | All Day
Pape/Danforth

Teens learn all the information they need to safely babysit infants and young children, including: diapering, feeding, age-appropriate activities, household safety, and basic first aid. Participants receive their Red Cross Ba...

Icon of the event Preschool Make and Play
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Riverdale

Creative activities for children ages 2-6 with a caregiver. Come dressed to get messy! Please register in advance for this series at 416-393-7720 or in person at Riverdale branch....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Icon of the event Mirth, Mystery, and Mayhem with Magic Mike Segal
Thu Jul 09, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Parkdale

Join Magic Mike Segal, Canadian Magician of the Year 2013/2014, for a performance guaranteed to amaze children as well as adults. All ages.

Icon of the event Ready, Set, Play!
Thu Jul 16, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Queen/Saulter

Let's be Pan Am/Parapan Am Games superstars and complete the challenges. Materials will be provided. Drop-in, no registration required.

Icon of the event Games at the library
Thu Jul 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Parkdale

Join the library staff for fun and games including ring toss, bean bags and more. Outside, weather permitting. All ages.

Icon of the event Summer Movies @ Maryvale
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maryvale

Join us for boundless adventures on the big screen. Bring your own refreshments. Ages 6 & up. Limited to first 30. Free tickets will be given at 1:30 pm.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 08
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 05