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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:30 am - 12:30 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 Aug 02
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 16
Sat Aug 23
Sat Aug 30
Icon of the event The Teen Mega Gamefest
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

How many games can you win? Earn points everytime you are first place in a board or video game (solo or team)....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Wed Aug 06
Wed Aug 13
Wed Aug 20
Icon of the event LEGO Builders and Makers
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Calling all LEGO builders and makers! Use your imagination to make a unique creation. For ages 6-12....

Icon of the event Board Game Night!
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Come test out your board game skills on some old classics and new favourites. For ages 6 to 12....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Icon of the event Halloween Spooktacular Fun House
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Albert Campbell

Get yourself ready for Halloween at our Spooktacular Fun House, and prepare to be grossed out! We'll have some icky Halloween treats for you to try, if you dare....

Icon of the event Recycle Arts - Decorated Keepsake Box
Sat Aug 16, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Create an eco-friendly keepsake box made from recycled materials. All supplies provided. For more information and to register please call 416-396-8890. Ages 18+. Limited to 20 participants.

Icon of the event Book Hacking for Teens
Thu Aug 14, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Malvern

A secret safe, flowerpot or art installation...the opportunities for recycling and repurposing old books are endless. Get creative and up-cycle a book into a new treasure.

Icon of the event Friday Night Knit/Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Share your interest in knitting, crocheting and other wool crafts. Read and discuss knitting fiction. Learn how to crochet puppets and toys to accompany your children's favorite stories. Patterns and instruction provided. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 05
Fri Sep 19
Fri Oct 03
Fri Oct 17
Fri Nov 07
Icon of the event Movies at Albert Campbell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

We'll show classics, new release and movies of the season. The third Friday of every month from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. No registration required. For more information visit the branch or call 416-396-8890.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 15
Icon of the event Glowing Textiles for Teens
Mon Aug 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Malvern

Get glowing with a Fashion Futures workshop presented by The Textile Museum of Canada. Using conductive thread and LED lights, learn how to create a circuit and consider the ways in which blinking lights attached to clothing ...