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Icon of the event Knit Wits
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting and crochet club. Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, learn a technique, and enjoy great conversation. All level of knitters welcome. Bring your own yarn, needles...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 15
Thu Dec 22
Thu Dec 29
Thu Jan 05
Thu Jan 12
Icon of the event Family Literacy Month: Family Building Blocks
Sat Jan 14, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Bridlewood

Join us as we celebrate Family Literacy Month by using Lego as a connecting element that will encourage caregivers and their children to read together in order to follow instructions, build, and create.

Icon of the event Magic Tricks Workshop
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join WonderPhil and learn easy magic tricks that can be performed with everyday objects, usually found around the house. Entertain your friends and family by making things seemingly disappear, appear, be torn and restored, an...

Icon of the event Saturday Morning Knitting Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

All are welcome to knit in a group setting. Make new friends and share knitting tricks and techniques. Bring your own needles and wool. Limited instruction by group members.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 17
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 06
Fri Jan 13
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Fri Feb 03
Icon of the event Saturday Storytime and Craft
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join us in the children's department for stories, songs, and a craft to take home each week. No registration is required. Most appropriate for children ages 2 to 6.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 17
Sat Dec 24
Sat Dec 31
Sat Jan 07
Sat Jan 14
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 16
Fri Dec 23
Fri Dec 30
Icon of the event After School Club - XBOX Kinect Gaming Zone
3:30 pm - 5:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Hey kids, are you 8-13 years old and want to test your XBOX Kinect gaming skills against other kids? Fun & active games that you control with your entire body, not a controller!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 14
Wed Dec 21
Icon of the event Digital Camera Club for Beginners and Amateurs
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Bring your camera, pictures and videos (bring yours on a thumb drive)....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 20
Icon of the event Teen Gaming Drop-in
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Calling all gamers. Test your skills and have some fun with the PS3!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 16