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Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Jul 05, 2014 - Sat Sep 27, 2014
North York Central Library

Experienced chess player or beginner? Come and have fun learning the game or playing with like-minded players. Every Saturday from 2:00 -4:00 P.M. Registration suggested. To register, call 416-395-5674. We also accept drop in...

Icon of the event Gaming Cube: PS3, X-Box and Wii U
Ongoing event running from Tue Jul 01, 2014 - Tue Sep 30, 2014
North York Central Library

The Gaming Cube is available at the North York Central Library. Come and play video games by reserving a time at the Teen Zone desk. Available during open library hours, through the Teen Zone department. Call 416-395-5674 fo...

Icon of the event The Knitty Gritties - Flemingdon Park Crafters' Group
6:00 pm - 8:00 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 02
Thu Oct 09
Thu Oct 16
Thu Oct 23
Thu Oct 30
Icon of the event Raptor watching at Rosetta McClain
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Rosetta McClain gardens is one of the best sights in the GTA to observe the fall migration of Raptors (Hawks, eagles, falcons, vultures) along the Scarborough bluffs. This presentation will introduce you to the 15 or so spec...

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 Knitters' Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern Elms

Share your love of knitting or simply come and learn how to knit.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 03
Wed Sep 10
Wed Sep 17
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

An afternoon gathering for adult crafters. Learn how to knit, quilt, sew and crochet and create new designs. No experience needed. Create personal and/or community projects in a friendly casual setting. Make friends, enjoy a...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 08
Icon of the event Ultimate Ugly Sweater Party!
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Make that sweater so ugly it's beautiful! Bring the corniest, cheesiest sweater you can find and add more cheese! We'll have some ornaments and other embellishments ready for you to make your ugly sweater even uglier....

Icon of the event Zombie Workshop
Wed Oct 22, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Flemingdon Park

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

Icon of the event Console Gaming
Mon Oct 20, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

School your opponents in a frenzy of pure awesomeness. Prove you have the legendary skills to challenge others to some wicked games on the PS3, 360 and Wii. No registration required....