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Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Sat Aug 30, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

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

Icon of the event Watch the 2014 FIFA World Cup
Thu Jun 12, 2014 | All Day
Flemingdon Park

Come enjoy live streamed games of the 2014 FIFA World Cup during the open hours of the branch. The schedule will be posted soon.

Icon of the event The Wine Doctor Recommends... Summer Drinks
Wed Jul 16, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 12:50 pm
North York Central Library

The Wine Doctor, Edward Finstein, will be providing an informative seminar on wine recommendations for summer-time entertaining, including barbecues.

Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Come and explore the wonderful world of Lego building!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24
Icon of the event Make Your Own Musical Instrument
Fri Jul 25, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Flemingdon Park

Come make and decorate your own musical instrument with everyday supplies.

Icon of the event Gaming Cube: PS3, X-Box and Wii U
Ongoing event running from Tue Apr 01, 2014 - Mon Jun 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 Video Game Night for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

Come enjoy playing some fun video games on the X-Box.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 30
Icon of the event Repair Cafe
Sat Jun 14, 2014 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
North York Central Library

Have a household item that's broken? Don't toss it! Bring it to the Repair Café where you can get help fixing it... and enjoy a cup of coffee. You can get help fixing household items from computers to clothes to toasters. ...

Icon of the event Greening Your Grounds - A homeowners Guide to Storm Water Landscaping Projects
Sat Apr 26, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn how to make the most from storm water that falls on your property.The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) offers knowledge and experience to help us all contribute to a healthy and sustainable city.

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...