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Icon of the event Crafts for Kids
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Get in touch with your creative side! Make something to take home using paper, scissors, colours and your imagination! All ages welcome. Parents must be present for children 6 years and younger. Drop-in only.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 07
Mon Dec 14
Mon Dec 21
Mon Dec 28
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 02
Sat Jan 09
Sat Jan 16
Sat Jan 23
Sat Jan 30
Icon of the event Knit Wits
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting and crochet club lead by Monique Richard. Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, learn a technique, and enjoy great conversation. All level of knitters welcome. Brin...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 03
Thu Dec 10
Thu Dec 17
Thu Dec 24
Thu Dec 31
Icon of the event Knitting & Crochet Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Want to learn how to knit or crochet with a fun group of people? Looking for help with your knitting or crochet project? Join our Knitting & Crochet Circle! The circle is led by friendly Albion residents every Tuesday nigh...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 01
Tue Dec 08
Tue Dec 15
Tue Dec 22
Tue Dec 29
Icon of the event Fun with Paper Bags
Mon Dec 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Enjoy making fun crafts using paper bags!

Icon of the event Knit One Crochet Too
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Make a simple project each month or work on a bigger project. Casual create chat

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 14
Thu Feb 11
Thu Mar 17
Icon of the event Minute to Win it!
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Are you an expert at games? Come take part in this challenging game. Contestants have to complete a series of 60-second challenges that use objects that are commonly available around the house. You have a minute to win it!

Icon of the event Saturday Storytime and Craft
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Join us in the children's department for stories, songs, and a craft to take home each week. No registration is required. Most appropriate for children ages 2 to 6.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 09
Sat Jan 16
Sat Jan 23
Sat Jan 30
Sat Feb 06
Icon of the event Adult Chess in the Library
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library! Chess players of all levels are welcome. Registration required. To register or for more information ...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 19
Tue Jan 26
Tue Feb 02
Tue Feb 09
Icon of the event Achieving
Thu Jan 14, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Learn the basics of home organization and decluttering. Topics covered will include getting started, how to do it and keep at it, plus how to stay organized. To be presented by Cherri Hurst, a Professional Organizer with th...