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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 06, 2014 - Sat Jun 27, 2015
Humberwood

Come and have fun playing chess. All ages, all levels welcome. Saturdays 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Icon of the event Chess in the library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Sat Mar 21
Sat Mar 28
Icon of the event Seeds and Gardening
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Learn what a seed library is and the importance of preserving and exchanging seeds from Toronto Seed Library staff. Please bring seeds to participate in a seed exchange. Children will have the opportunity to plant their own s...

Icon of the event Gamerz Challenge
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Rexdale

Bring your game face and challenge your friends to X-Box, PS3 and Wii.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 06
Fri Mar 13
Fri Mar 20
Fri Mar 27
Icon of the event Magic Show: The secret art of magic tricks
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Join Ayan Deb, magician extraordinaire, who loves to play exquisite card tricks whose secret only he knows! In this one-hour workshop, Ayan will teach you some of his favourite magic tips and tricks. Ages 10 and up. Registrat...

Icon of the event BINGO Night - Family Night
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Humberwood

Join us for a BINGO and you may win a prize.

Icon of the event K-Nex Fun
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us every Tuesday for fun with K-Nex. Ages 6 - 12 years.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 24
Tue Mar 31
Tue Apr 07
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Icon of the event Pop-Up Cards
Sat Apr 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Calling all crafters: pop-up cards are popping up at the library. Learn to make your own creative greeting cards in this fun session. All materials will be provided. Intended for ages 6-12....

Icon of the event Teen Craft: Make your own Harry Potter wizard's wand
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

If you were in the Harry Potter books, what would the core of your wand be: phoenix feather, dragon heartstring, veela hair, or unicorn tail? Come out and create your own magical, personalized wizard?s wand! Ages 11-18. Regis...

Icon of the event Hopscotch Huts Dance
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Humberwood

Eight week dance workshop organized by Arts For Children and Youth. Registration starts March 10.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 25
Wed Apr 01
Wed Apr 08
Wed Apr 15
Wed Apr 22