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Icon of the event Christmas Tree Decorating
Sat Nov 28, 2015 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Make a Christmas ornament for the libary tree and one to take home with you. Open to children and parents. Free. Drop in 10am-3pm.

Icon of the event Friday Night Knit/Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

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 Dec 04
Fri Dec 18
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 08
Fri Jan 15
Fri Jan 22
Fri Jan 29
Fri Feb 05
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 Nov 30
Mon Dec 07
Mon Dec 14
Mon Dec 21
Mon Dec 28
Icon of the event #DIY Teens: 3D Ornaments
Thu Dec 17, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Come in and create a 3 dimensional ornament worthy of showing off on Instagram!...

Icon of the event After School Maker Program
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

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

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 05
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 19
Tue Jan 26
Tue Feb 02
Icon of the event Holiday Craft
Mon Dec 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Create your own holiday craft to take home! Drop in - no registration required....

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

Bring your game face and challenge your friends to X-Box.

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 03
Fri Dec 04
Thu Dec 10
Fri Dec 11
Thu Dec 17
Icon of the event Bookmark Design Contest
Tue Dec 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Come in and enter the library's bookmark design contest! Create your own original bookmark design and submit it for a chance to win a book prize and a personal supply of your winning design. Unleash your creativity and your ...

Icon of the event Preschool Art Play
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below

Come play with play-doh, paint, and glue as we explore craft materials and make some simple art. For children ages 2-6 and their caregivers. Come dressed to get messy! Drop in, no registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 11
Mon Jan 18
Mon Jan 25
Mon Feb 01
Mon Feb 08