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Icon of the event Teen Tech Workshop
Sat Jul 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Malvern

Make your own pencil with a built in speaker that changes pitch based on resistance! Learn how length and width of an electrical path changes resistance to electron flow and investigate the difference between conductors and i...

Icon of the event Fall Craft Drop in
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Perth/Dupont

Come in and enjoy making a fall craft with your child. You can drop in any time between 10am and 3pm. Make one for taking home and the other for the library.

Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Hang out in the computer lab for video gaming with our Wii, PCs and other consoles. Every Tuesday from 4-5pm in the lLearning Centre on the 2nd floor.. Ages 6-12. Drop-in. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04
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 17
Fri Aug 07
Fri Aug 21
Icon of the event Halloween Craft Drop in
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Perth/Dupont

Get ready for Halloween making a scary decoration. Open to parents and children together.Drop in 10am-3pm

Icon of the event Modern Batik Art Workshop
9:30 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Learn the art of modern batik and have your design transferred onto fabric that you can design into sellable items....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Wed Jul 08
Thu Jul 09
Fri Jul 10
Mon Jul 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 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Sat Aug 08
Icon of the event Knitting and Fibre Arts
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join expert knitter and spinner Cathy Thomson on the third Thursday of the month (except August). Learn to knit or bring your own project and enjoy knitting with others. All skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own nee...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 17
Thu Oct 15
Icon of the event After School Maker Program
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Put your imagination to work and join us for this craft and creative play program after school Tuesdays. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 08
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 06
Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Sock Monsters
Fri Oct 16, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to re-purpose socks into monsters. Free. All supplies provided. Ages: 11-18. Auditorium. Space limited. Call 416-396-3975 to register.