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Icon of the event Halloween Haunted House
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Brookbanks

Take your Halloween costume for a test run. Join us in our haunted house with teeth rotting treats. Prizes for creative costumes....

Icon of the event Chess In The Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games. Saturday mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 01
Sat Nov 08
Sat Nov 15
Sat Nov 22
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 Aug 01
Fri Aug 15
Fri Sep 05
Icon of the event Raptor watching at Rosetta McClain
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Rosetta McClain gardens is one of the best sights in the GTA to observe the fall migration of Raptors (Hawks, eagles, falcons, vultures) along the Scarborough bluffs. This presentation will introduce you to the 15 or so spec...

Icon of the event Wire Work Jewellery
Mon Aug 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Albion

Participants will learn how to wire wrap, make a spiral, construct jewellery using headpins and more. Participants will complete two or three items to take home. Free. Please register at the information desk or by phoning t...

Icon of the event Lego Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Join us every Tuesday for Lego building challenges. All ages. No registration required, but space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Tue Aug 12
Tue Aug 19
Icon of the event Chess In The Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games. Saturday mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 02
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 16
Sat Aug 23
Sat Aug 30
Icon of the event Learn to Paint
Thu Aug 28, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albion

Local artist, Asha Rastogi, will teach adults to paint in this one-day course for beginners. All supplies are included. Free. Please register at the information desk or by calling 416-394-5170.

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 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 ...