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Icon of the event Culture Days - Make an Origami Book
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jones

Join us for Culture Days at the library! Learn how to make an origami book.

Icon of the event Locker Magnets Workshop:
Wed Oct 01, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come in and create some decorative magnets to spice up your locker or fridge! Make your own personalized magnets with scrapbooking paper, and other mixed media. All supplies will be provided....

Icon of the event K'NEX KLUB
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 08, 2014 - Mon Sep 29, 2014
Fairview

Are you interested in designing and building machines?...

Icon of the event Origami Crane Earrings Workshop
Wed Nov 12, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come in and create some lovely Origami Crane Earrings. Keep one for yourself and make another as a gift!...

Icon of the event Paint Play
Thu Sep 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Queen/Saulter

Join local artist Saadia Wasim to learn some simple techniques she applies in her paintings. Enjoy demonstrations in a variety of mediums and have some hands-on experience to create your own piece of art, as the same time. Yo...

Icon of the event Call for Quilters for
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Jones

Interested in quilting or learning how to quilt? Join "The Chatelaines Quilt Club" every Tuesday evening to make a Victorian crazy quilt. No experience needed. All Quilts are worked on together and DONATED to Charitable orga...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Icon of the event Watercolour Painting for Beginners
Wed Sep 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Learn watercolour painting techniques inspired by Canadian artist Emily Carr. Asha Rastogi will lead this hands-on class. All materials supplied. Please call 416-393-7746 to register as space is limited.

Icon of the event Adventures with Structures
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Chellenge yourself, team up with your friends, and use K'nex to build bridges that can hold weight without collapsing. Ages 12 and up. Registration starts Sep. 10, 2014.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 11
Sat Nov 15
Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Jul 05, 2014 - Sat Sep 27, 2014
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...

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library:  Fun with Jumping Clay
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 4:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Pape/Danforth

Jumping Clay is a unique, and fun way to let your imagination soar. Join staff from Jumping Clay Canada to create your own model, character, decoration, or fridge magnet?the possibilities are endless. Three one hour worksho...