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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 09
Sat Jul 16
Sat Jul 23
Sat Jul 30
Sat Aug 06
Icon of the event Friday Night 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. 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 Jul 08
Fri Jul 22
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 19
Icon of the event Father's Day Craft
Sat Jun 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a special gift to give to dad. Registration begins May 18th. Register in person or by phone at 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Trivia
Thu Jun 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Join us for an hour of fun with Trivia. For children ages 4-6 years old. Registration begins May 30th. Register in person or by phone 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Help Bring Butterflies to the Cedarbrae Branch
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us and the David Suzuki Foundation for an afternoon of gardening fun! Help plant milkweed and native bee and butterfly-friendly flowers in the library's garden, and make wildflower "seed bombs" that can be scattered thro...

Icon of the event Trivia
Thu Jun 30, 2016 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Join us for an hour of fun with Trivia. For children ages 7-12 years old. Registration begins May 30th. Register in person or by phone 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Chalk It Up!
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Chalk it up! Learn how to draw with chalk, create your own stencils and make your own sidewalk chalk! Presented by Vibe Arts For Children and Youth....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 01
Wed Jun 08
Wed Jun 15
Icon of the event Board Games
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Play a variety of Board Games. First-come, First-served. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event P.A. Day - Create with Lego!
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Join us for fun with Lego. For children ages 4-6 years old. Registration begins May 10th. Register in person or by calling 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Video Gaming Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Play a favourite PS3 game or try something new on the Wii or Xbox! Drop by for afternoons filled with fun and new friends....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 01
Wed Jun 08
Wed Jun 15
Wed Jun 22
Wed Jun 29