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Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

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

Icon of the event Kids Chess Club
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Interested in playing chess? Open to beginners and experienced players alike. Great for improving your concentration and logic skills while making new friends! Our goal is to provide friendly competition while learning the...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Tue Oct 28
Tue Nov 04
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Want to learn to play Chess? or want to enjoy a challenging Chess game with other Chess fans? Come and join Chess in the Library Club....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 04
Sat Oct 11
Sat Oct 18
Sat Oct 25
Sat Nov 01
Icon of the event Science Experiment Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

What happens when you rub a balloon against your head? What happens when you mix vinegar and baking soda? Come and find out for yourself! Join us these cool science experiments and more. For ages 8-12. Registration begins Oct...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 07
Fri Nov 14
Fri Nov 21
Fri Nov 28
Icon of the event Adventures with Structures
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Chellenge yourself, team up with your friends, and use K'nex to build bridges that can hold weight without collapsing. Ages 12 and up. Registration starts Sep. 10, 2014.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 11
Sat Nov 15
Icon of the event Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 50th Anniversary
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Enjoy treats, games and activities as we celebrate 50 years of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. All are welcome!

Icon of the event Duct Tape Greeting Cards
Sat Dec 20, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Bring your friends and make greeting cards for the Holidays out of Duct Tape. Ages 12 and up. Registration starts Sep.10, 2014.

Icon of the event Crochet
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Learn the art of crochet. Bring your crochet needles, wool or for beginners we will have basic supplies on hand. Join other like-minded crocheters....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 15
Wed Oct 29
Wed Nov 12
Wed Nov 26
Icon of the event Consumer Awareness Workshop: Home Renovation
Thu Oct 02, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downsview

Make smart choices in the marketplace, spend wisely and protect your hard-earned money. This session will provide you with practical information about: Home renovation including how to find the right contractor, getting esti...

Icon of the event Holiday Card Making Workshop
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eglinton Square

Join us in making cards for the holidays. All supplies will be provided free of charge. For children and their families. Drop in.