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Icon of the event March Break - Make 'n' Take !
Sat Mar 19, 2016 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Perth/Dupont

Drop in. Free. All ages. 10am to 3pm....

Icon of the event DIY: Slime
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Join us to learn how to make some goopy green slime! Impress and disgust your family and friends....

Icon of the event Board Game Bonanza
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play board games with other children. Lots to choose from. Please register in person or by phone 416-393-7717.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 03
Thu Mar 10
Thu Mar 24
Thu Mar 31
Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up Learn the Basics
Tue Feb 16, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Lillian H. Smith

An absolute beginner's course to knitting. Cast on, knit, purl and cast off. Materials will be provided but you may also bring your own equipment.

Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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 ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 08
Mon Feb 22
Mon Feb 29
Mon Mar 07
Mon Mar 14
Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 06
Sat Feb 13
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up  Cable Knitting
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

For the more experienced knitter, we will offer instruction on how to knit cables and follow a pattern. Materials will be provided but feel free to bring something you are already working on.

Icon of the event Origami & Puppet Show - Chinese New Year!
Sat Feb 06, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

This month's STORYgami session will celebrate the Year of the Monkey. All children and teens are welcome to come and fold with the U of T Origami Club (F.O.L.D. Fly with Origami, Learn to Dream.) We will meet at 12pm versus ...

Icon of the event Ask an Expert: 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Toronto Master Gardener Josee Couture will share fun and practical ideas to expand your garden space:...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Saturday from 2-4. Drop in - no registration required. Co-sponsored with


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 06
Sat Feb 13
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05