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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 06
Sat Jun 13
Sat Jun 20
Sat Jun 27
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 Jul 03
Fri Jul 17
Fri Aug 07
Fri Aug 21
Icon of the event Board Games - Drop In!
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Drop into the library and play a variety of board games. This drop in is for children 4-12 years old. This program is on a first-come, first-serve basis because space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 17
Thu Aug 13
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:30 am - 12:00 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 Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Icon of the event Engineering Fun Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Put on your engineering hat and join us for Engineering Fun Club where you will learn cool science, experiment, build and test your ideas. Specially presented to you by the University of Toronto, you will have a blast in thes...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 01
Mon Jun 08
Mon Jun 15
Mon Jun 29
Icon of the event Father's Day Craft
Sat Jun 20, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old, will make a craft to celebrate Father's Day. Registration begins May 20th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day: Gardening
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...

Icon of the event PA Day Activities
11:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Join us for a morning of games, activities, challenges and more! For children 6-12, Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 05
Fri Jun 26
Icon of the event It's Play Time!  Create a fun Craft!
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a craft that is fun and creative! Registration begins June 9th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Minute to Win It!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Can you complete crazy challenges with everyday objects in just one minute? You have just ONE minute to WIN IT! Join us for fun competitive games that will test your skill and speed!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 29