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Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 05, 2015 - Sat Dec 19, 2015
North York Central Library

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Saturday from 2-4. Drop in - no registration required. Co-sponsored with Chess in the library. Questions? Call 41...

Icon of the event Art Class for Beginners
Tue Sep 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Learn simple yet stunning techniques for creating beautiful painting on your first try. All materials are supplied for your use.

Icon of the event Raptor watching at Rosetta McClain
Tue Sep 22, 2015 | 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 Christmas Tree Decorating
Sat Nov 28, 2015 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Perth/Dupont

Make a Christmas ornament for the libary tree and one to take home with you. Open to children and parents. Free. Drop in 10am-3pm.

Icon of the event Dehydrate your own healthy treats:  the Kitchen Library
Wed Oct 28, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Riverdale

Learn how to use a dehydrator to make portable,easy to store snacks. Find out what foods can be dehydrated easily, how to use the dehydrator and get recipes to try at home. Participants will use the dehydrator and leave with ...

Icon of the event Can you fold a Snowflake?
Mon Dec 07, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Dawes Road

Custom cut snowflakes and other wintery crafts.

Icon of the event Adult Chess in the Library
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library!Chess players of all levels are welcome. Registration required. To register or for more information ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
Tue Oct 20
Tue Oct 27
Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Looking for something to do after school? Join the after school club! We meet every Tuesday to make stuff, play games, do crafts, talk about books, and more! For kids ages 8-12. Please call 416-395-5440 for more information a...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
Icon of the event GAMERZ NIGHT
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Jane/Sheppard

Challenge yourself to a gaming experience at the library. Meet other players and have fun. For ages 6-12. Please register by calling 416-395-5966 or email janesheppard@torontopubliclibrary.ca.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 31
Icon of the event Halloween Make 'n' Take !
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Perth/Dupont

Get ready for Halloween with a spooky decoration. Drop in. Free. All ages. 10am to 3pm....