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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 04, 2013 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Friday 6-8 pm.Children Grade 1-6. Registration required.

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

Join Main Street's knitting & crochet club lead by Monique Richard! Knit Wits meet every Thursday. Beginners, advanced and master knitters are all welcomed. Bring your yarn, needles, crochet hooks and your portable projects. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 18
Thu Sep 25
Thu Oct 02
Thu Oct 09
Thu Oct 16
Icon of the event Rainbow Loom
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

The librarian will teach you how to crochet with the Rainbow Loom elastics or you can bring your own loom and make your own creations.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 18
Thu Sep 25
Icon of the event Learn to Write Creative Non-ficton
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

This workshop features discussion and writing exercises that explore the powers of writing your own story. With Readings from How to Talk to Crazy People and How to Write Creative Non-fiction by Donna Kakonge.

Icon of the event Melted Crayons
Mon Sep 29, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Unleash your inner artist with crayon art!

Icon of the event DIY Notebook
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Come and create your very own customized notebook.

Icon of the event Super Saturdays (Ages 5-12)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for fun activities, crafts and more!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Icon of the event Board Games
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Come play your favourite board games against your friends.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 17
Wed Sep 24
Icon of the event After School Drop-in
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Join us for games, puzzles, crafts and Lego!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 15
Wed Oct 22
Icon of the event Elements of Photography
Wed Oct 29, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

What are the secrets behind how famous photos are created? Using engaging images, Photographer Pamela Williams will examine the use of scale, point of view, and composition, while exploring the use of light, focus, timing an...