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Icon of the event Origami Crane Earrings Workshop
Wed Nov 12, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come in and create some lovely Origami Crane Earrings. Keep one for yourself and make another as a gift!...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 09
Fri Jan 16
Fri Jan 23
Fri Jan 30
Fri Feb 06
Icon of the event Oil Pastels for Beginners
Wed Oct 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Program is now full. Learn how to use oil pastels to create abstract and semi-abstract art. This hands-on class will be taught by Asha Rastogi. All materials supplied. Please call 416-393-7746 as space is limited.

Icon of the event LEGO Challenge Club
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Are you a master builder? Do you hate following the instructions? Looking for friends who love LEGO as much as you do? Join Don Mills' monthly LEGO Challenge Club for a mix of fast paced LEGO building challenges and free crea...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 15
Icon of the event Chess In The Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games. Saturday mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 03
Sat Jan 10
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Sat Jan 31
Icon of the event DIY @ Your Library: Mini Book Charms for Teens
Fri Feb 13, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Make a mini book charm of your favourite book. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, please register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Knitting and Fibre Arts
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join expert knitter and spinner Cathy Thomson on the third Thursday of the month (except August). Learn to knit or bring your own project and enjoy knitting with others. All skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own nee...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 20
Thu Dec 18
Thu Jan 15
Icon of the event The Knitty Gritties - Flemingdon Park Crafters' Group
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

Please join us on Thursday Evening from 6-8pm to meet other crafters....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 23
Thu Oct 30
Thu Nov 06
Thu Nov 13
Icon of the event Creepy Crafts
Wed Oct 29, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come to the library and move through our three craft stations: rainbow loom bracelet making, spiderweb creations and origami ghosts. Test drive your Hallowe'en costume before the big day!...

Icon of the event Zombie Workshop
Wed Oct 29, 2014 | 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
Flemingdon Park

Want to look how to make a zombie look without spending a lot of money?...