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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library! Featuring CFC & CMA rated games, casual chess, beginner lessons, chess puzzle competitions, simultan...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Icon of the event Jewellery Making Workshop
Wed May 06, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sanderson

You will learn about materials and tools used in bead stringing jewellery as well as gain knowledge of crimping techniques and design elements. Individuals will complete a single strand illusion beaded necklace in addition to...

Icon of the event  Palmerston Lego Club (age 6-12)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join The Palmerston Lego Club! Build, create and explore the world of Lego! For ages 6-12 years. Registration required. Please call 416-393-7680 for more information and to register....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 08
Fri May 15
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 Summer Reading Club Challenges
All Day on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Come try out our weekly Summer Reading Club challenges! A new challenge will be available every Monday....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 29
Tue Jun 30
Wed Jul 01
Thu Jul 02
Fri Jul 03
Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Balcony and Terrace Container Gardening
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Weston

Inspiring photos and practical ideas for successful gardening above ground. Presented by Toronto Master Gardeners who are trained horticulturalists. No registration required.

Icon of the event Jewellery Making for Seniors
Tue Jun 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn the basic skills and techniques in jewellery making. No experience is required. All supplies will be provided...

Icon of the event Library Bingo
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Sanderson

Come "Play" a special round of Library Bingo....

Icon of the event After School Maker Program
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Put your imagination to work and join us for this craft and creative play program after school Tuesdays. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Icon of the event Wednesday Knit Night!
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 20
Wed Jun 17
Wed Jul 15