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Icon of the event KNOTS Knitting Group
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

KNOTS is a knitting group that will be meeting weekly with the goal of donating warm knitted goods to local community members in need....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Mon May 25
Icon of the event Cancelled - Gardening is for the Birds
Tue May 12, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Taylor Memorial

Learn how to create well designed gardens with year-round beauty and songbird interest. Strategically choose and arrange plants, feeders, nesting boxes, and water sources to provide the essential elements of life for songbird...

Icon of the event Puppet Masters
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Participate in for a four-week puppetry series. Step one, make puppets. Step two, explore script-writing and storytelling using your new puppet pals. This program is suitable for ages 6-12....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 08
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Wed Jul 29
Icon of the event Let's Play Together
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Books are fun and the best jumping off point for summertime play. Join us at the library for stories, silliness, craftiness, movement, games and of course: PLAY! This program is intended for ages 4 & up....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04
Icon of the event Boyz Klub
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Come hang out (just the boys) at our cool after school spot where you can get homework help, play games and mentorship from guest speakers. For boys ages 10-13 years old. Please register.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 01
Fri May 08
Fri May 15
Fri May 22
Fri May 29
Icon of the event Fandom Day
Sat Apr 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

A celebration of fandom. Share your fanfiction and fanart, vote for your OTP, watch your fav episodes, and debate which fandom is the best. We will cap it all off with a cosplay contest! Prize for best entry....

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

Hang out in the computer lab for video gaming with our Wii, PCs and other consoles. Every Tuesday from 4-5pm in the lLearning Centre on the 2nd floor.. Ages 6-12. Drop-in. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Icon of the event Teen Craft: Make Your Own Watercolour Mug
Sat May 16, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Make your own DIY watercolour mug using tissue paper? Yes, use tissue paper to create your own colourful, unique, crazy, eye-catching design. Age 11 and up. Registration is required....

Icon of the event Frozen Sidewalk Chalk Party
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Beautify the street around our library using your imagination and FROZEN sidewalk chalk! Learn to make this clever drawing tool and play with some that is ready-made. This program is intended for both preschoolers & school-...

Icon of the event Knitting Circle
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Needlework, Crochet or Knitting....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 29
Wed May 06
Wed May 13
Wed May 20