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Icon of the event Chess Club
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 29
Sat May 06
Sat May 13
Sat May 20
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Activities
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Join the club for crafts, scavenger hunts, games, contests and more all on the theme of Canada 150.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 05
Thu Jul 06
Wed Jul 12
Thu Jul 13
Wed Jul 19
Icon of the event Dream Weaver Craft
Fri Jun 16, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Jones

Celebrate Indigenous Heritage Month by joining in our weaving craft! For children 5 and up. Call to register at 416-393-7715

Icon of the event Learn to Camp with Parks Canada
Sat Jul 15, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Learn about Canada's national parks, tips on planning a camping trip, and related skills like setting up a tent and cooking in the outdoors. All ages are welcome!...

Icon of the event TPL Teens Summer Edition at Dawes Road
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Teens: Celebrate the summer, books and Canada's 150 with challenging activities, crafts and contests. Design a t-shirt, work with papier maché, escape a puzzle room, recreate a Canadian masterpiece and more....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Icon of the event Let's Paint Together
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

If you are a beginner or experienced artist, join us in our friendly and relaxing atmosphere to paint together and meet new friends with similar interests in art and painting. All levels, all media (NO OIL please), any style....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 03
Wed May 17
Wed Jun 07
Wed Jun 21
Wed Jul 05
Icon of the event Origami 101
Sat May 13, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Jones

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with a special instructional session on making origami! Learn how to make a beautiful piece of origami to take home.

Icon of the event All About 1867 - Canada's Great Lakes Ships and Shipwrecks
Mon Jun 26, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Discover the exciting stories of several Canadian ships from the year 1867, the year Canada became a country!...

Icon of the event  Palmerston LEGO and Board Games Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join The Palmerston LEGO and Board Games Club - the June 2017 edition, four Mondays:...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 05
Mon Jun 12
Mon Jun 19
Mon Jun 26
Icon of the event Papier Maché creations
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Over 3 workshops, first sculpt and then paint an iconic Canadian animal in papier maché. Artists should attend all 3 workshops....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 03
Wed Aug 09
Thu Aug 10