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Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 12, 2015 - Mon Jun 29, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick...

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 Feb 28
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 Basic Jewellery Making for Seniors
Mon Jun 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist. Please register at the information desks or call 416-395-5750.

Icon of the event Chatelaine's Quilting Club
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Jones

Our Chatelaine's Quilting Club meets every Tuesday at 6:30 pm. Join the group to make quilts together and donate them to local charities. Beginners welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 03
Tue Mar 10
Tue Mar 17
Tue Mar 24
Tue Mar 31
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in. No registration required. For more information please call 416-395-5750.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 28
Sat Mar 07
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 Magic Show: The Secret  Art of  Magic Tricks
Sat Mar 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Join Ayan Deb, magician extraordinaire, who loves to play exquisite card tricks that only he knows the secret behind their magic. In this two hours workshop, Ayan will teach you some of the secrets of his magic. Ages 12 and...

Icon of the event Bunny Scavenger Hunt
Thu Apr 02, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Help the bunny find all the hidden items in the library!