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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 Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Sat Feb 21
Sat Feb 28
Icon of the event Make Your Own Friendship Bracelets!
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Learn fun techniques to make your own friendship bracelets! Use embroidery thread and rainbow loom materials to design something special for you or a friend....

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 Feb 07
Sat Feb 21
Sat Feb 28
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Icon of the event Duct Tape Creations
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Get crafty and creative with household duct tape in a variety of colours and patterns! Make library card holders, small clutches/wallets, and other fun items to take home. Get ideas and share your tips with others!...

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 The Secret  Art of  Magic Tricks
Sat Mar 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Join Ayan Deb, magician extraordinaire, who loves to play exquisite card tricks that only he knows the secret behind their magic. In this two hours workshop, Ayan will teach you some of the secrets of his magic. Ages 12 and...

Icon of the event Vermicomposting: Gardening Series
Fri Apr 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Vermicomposting, or worm composting, is a great way to convert household garbage into nutrient fertilizer. Learn the basics of vermicomposting in this session. This workshop is presented by Dallington Pollinators Garden. To r...

Icon of the event Inventorium
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Are you a young inventor? Do you want to create the next big business idea? Join us in the Inventorium! Bring your ideas to life and share your brilliant concepts....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 06
Fri Feb 13
Fri Feb 27
Icon of the event Healthy Lunches: Gardening Series
Fri Feb 27, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

This workshop aims to help busy parents explore how to make food more interesting and varied for children by using some fresh items from the garden. This workshop is presented by Dallington Pollinators Garden. To register ple...

Icon of the event Lego Fun Days
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

Calling all Lego fans! Use your imagination and creativity to construct awesome Lego structures. This drop-in program is for for ages 5-12 years.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 13