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Icon of the event LSP: Chess Club
11:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Chess Club members gather each week to play casual chess games. Players of all ages and strengths, especially newcomers are welcomed....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 06
Sat Jan 13
Sat Jan 20
Sat Jan 27
Sat Mar 03
Icon of the event After School Program
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Looking for something fun to do? Want a new hobby? Join us for this creative arts and crafts program. We have done everything from slime making to painting masterpieces! Drop-in program.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 28
Tue Dec 05
Tue Dec 12
Tue Dec 19
Icon of the event LEGO Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join us every Thursday for our LEGO Club. Create, build and use your imagination to conquer our weekly challenges. For all ages. No registration required. Drop in to the children's department on the second floor.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 30
Thu Dec 07
Thu Dec 14
Thu Dec 21
Thu Dec 28
Icon of the event Gaming Club
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Come join us every Monday for a fun-filled night of gaming where you will have access to PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Wii U, and all the newest and most popular games on the market including NBA 2K18 and FIFA 18....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 27
Mon Dec 04
Mon Dec 11
Mon Dec 18
Icon of the event Knit & Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Share your interest in knitting, crocheting and other wool crafts. Patterns and instructions provided, starter materials available to borrow. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 01
Fri Dec 15
Icon of the event Holiday Canvas
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Bring your creativity and we will supply the materials to create holiday-themed paintings. For children 6-12 years old. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Registration begins Oct. 25th.

Icon of the event Youth Photography Club
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Join us for a 5 week program to learn camera basics and photo editing basics. Participants must bring their own photography equipment i.e camera, phone or tablet....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 27
Mon Dec 11
Icon of the event Knit Wits
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting and crochet club. Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, learn a technique, and enjoy great conversation. All level of knitters welcome. Bring your own yarn, needles...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 30
Thu Dec 07
Thu Dec 14
Thu Dec 21
Thu Dec 28
Icon of the event Winter BINGO!
Sat Dec 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will enjoy a fun game of Library Winter BINGO and possibly win a prize! Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Registration begins Nov. 16th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event P.A. Day BINGO
11:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Play along with the pictures on our storybook BINGO cards and win a prize. Everyone wins! For all ages. No registration required. Drop in to the lower level program room. Groups of 10 or more: please call the branch at 416-39...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 01
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16