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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 Aug 01
Sat Aug 08
Sat Aug 15
Sat Aug 22
Sat Aug 29
Icon of the event Arabian Acrylic Painting for Teens
Fri Aug 07, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn to paint the decorative Arabian way using acrylic paint. Ages 13-19....

Icon of the event Marshmallow Catapult Games
Tue Jul 28, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Build a marshmallow catapult and take part in a series of challenges to test your accuracy....

Icon of the event Minute To Win It!
Tue Aug 04, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Take part in a series of different Minute To Win It challenges! Race against the clock as the crowd cheers you on....

Icon of the event Library Bingo
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Sanderson

Come "Play" a special round of Library Bingo....

Icon of the event Star Wars Reads Day
Sat Oct 10, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Sanderson

The Force is strong in you, young Jedi! Come celebrate all things Star Wars at this special event. Costumes are welcome, but please leave your blasters at home....

Icon of the event Board Games Bonanza
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play games such as Mastermind, Scrabble, Pictionary, Balderdash, Sudoku, Fruit Salad, chess, checker or cards. Plus many others to choose from. Ages 7-12. Please register in person or phone 416-393-7177.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Thu Nov 19
Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Challenges
Ongoing event running from Mon Jun 29, 2015 - Sat Aug 22, 2015
Sanderson

Come try out our weekly Summer Reading Club challenges! A new challenge will be available every Monday....

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 01
Sat Aug 08
Sat Aug 15
Sat Aug 22
Sat Aug 29
Icon of the event Games for Teens!
Tue Aug 04, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Do you have what it takes to be the champion? Test your skills in card games, board games, and on the PS3. For ages 12-19. Space is limited; register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.