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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 Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Icon of the event Beyond Auto: Using Your Digital Camera -  An Introduction.
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

What do all those numbers on your digital camera mean? ISO, Aperture, Shutter Speed? Join Photographer Pamela Williams for an illustrated slide show that will provide an introduction to photography for those who dare to move ...

Icon of the event Iron Chef Food Swag Competition
Mon Jul 13, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Sanderson

Do you have what it takes to put together a simple meal with thought and swag? Be a part of the tastiest competition around. Judges will be present to mark your food on swag, speed and taste....

Icon of the event Minecraft Mania!
Tue Jul 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Celebrate the world of Minecraft with a variety of games and crafts. Be on the lookout for Creepers and Endermen!...

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 Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Icon of the event Video Game Programming and Design - FULL
Thu Jul 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

**Please call to be added to the program's waiting list**...

Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Wrap Party with Hanging Summer Spiral craft
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Get your Summer Reading Club certificate, and other surprizes....

Icon of the event B2S Accessories: Charms, Key Chains, Pins
Tue Jul 14, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Sanderson

Do you want to shimmer and shine? Design your own bracelet, personalize your own keychain or bling out your own backpack pin....

Icon of the event DIY: Duct Tape Stuff
Thu Jul 16, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Fairview

Try your hand at making an awesome one-of-a-kind rose or wallet out of colourful strips of duct tape! All you need is a little patience and imagination. Materials will be supplied....

Icon of the event Life-Size Angry Birds
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Ever wanted that addictive Angry Birds game on your phone to come to life? Well, you're in luck! Take your best shot and jump into an exciting LIFE SIZE game of Angry Birds. For ages 12 and up. DROP IN, no registration requir...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 14
Sat Aug 22