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Icon of the event Science Challenge Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

The library is your laboratory! Can you build a chair out of newspapers? Can you drop an egg off a balcony and keep it from breaking? Take the challenge and join us for cool hands-on experiments!...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 06
Fri Jan 13
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Icon of the event Minute to Win It Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Can you complete crazy challenges with everyday objects in just one minute? You have just ONE minute to WIN IT! Join us for fun competitive games that will test your skill and speed! For ages 6 to 12. Registration begins Mond...

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 06
Mon Feb 13
Icon of the event Colouring Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for one of the year's hottest trends; colouring! We welcome you to join us on the first Tuesday of the month for a fun filled afternoon of colouring and conversation. A great way to meet new people and relax. All mate...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 01
Tue Dec 06
Icon of the event DIY Beauty: Natural Skincare
Sat Dec 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn about natural alternatives to caring for your skin using safe and healthy materials....

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

Enjoy a casual game with your family and friends or challenge new opponents. Bonus: improve your concentration and critical thinking! Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children ages 5 and up. Drop-in, no registrati...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Icon of the event DIY: Snowman Pop!
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Make the perfect sweet holiday treat for bff, family, or yourself. We supply the candy, you supply the creativity....

Icon of the event Photography Workshop-with local photographer
Tue Nov 01, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Perth/Dupont

Bring your cameras and/or any other devices for photography. Joanne Schwindt will show you some basic tips on simple editing, capturing authentic moments and trusting your instinct to have fun.

Icon of the event Tree Decorating Party and Storytime
Sat Dec 03, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays during Family Storytime, and then help us decorate the Library's Tree. Make an ornament for our tree, and then make another one to take home....

Icon of the event Haunted Library Lock-Up
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Race against time to solve brain teasers, puzzles, and library trivia before you end up trapped inside Fairview Library forever*! (*Not really.) Do you have what it takes to escape?...

Icon of the event Crafters' Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern Elms

Come out and enjoy good company with other knitters and crafters.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 02
Wed Nov 09
Wed Nov 16
Wed Nov 23