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Icon of the event Balcony and Terrace Gardening
Sat Apr 11, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dawes Road

Practical ideas for gardening above ground, presented by Toronto Master Gardeners. Please register in person or by phone 416-396-3820.

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 09
Fri Jan 16
Fri Jan 23
Fri Jan 30
Fri Feb 06
Icon of the event Pan-American Games Inspired T-Shirts!
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Create your own Pan American Games inspired T-Shirt using fabric paint. If there is time afterward, you can help design and decorate a Pan-Am games mural for the library....

Icon of the event Teen Gaming Drop-in
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 09
Fri Feb 06
Fri Mar 06
Icon of the event Kids Master Chef Challenge
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Compete in our Kids Master Chef Challenge! Participants will be supplied with "secret ingredients" that they will use to create their food masterpieces. Creations will be judged on taste and presentation....

Icon of the event Pan Am Games Warm Up
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us for a Pan Am Games themed program. Call branch for details.

Icon of the event Superhero Academy
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Do you have what it takes to be a superhero? Hone your skills and powers with trivia contests, games, crafts and activities. Ages 7 & up. Please register in-person or by calling 416 395-5710.

Icon of the event DIY @ Your Library: Finger Knitting for Teens
Fri Jan 30, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Learn how to knit using only your fingers. Demonstrations and materials provided. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, please register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event GAMERZ NIGHT
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Jane/Sheppard

Tweens are welcome to join us for a fun gaming evening at the library. Challenge others to a game of wii. Ages 7-12....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 22
Mon Dec 29
Icon of the event DIY @ Your Library: Mini Book Charms for Teens
Fri Feb 13, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Make a mini book charm of your favourite book. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, please register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.