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Icon of the event Sanderson's Wild Trivia Challenge!
Tue Jul 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Come take part in some wild trivia! Answer some questions, score some points and most importantly, win prizes! Questions are designed for ages 8-12....

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

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


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 03
Tue May 10
Tue May 17
Tue May 24
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Creative Yarn Works
Ongoing event running from Thu Oct 15, 2015 - Thu Oct 26, 2017
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Come out and enjoy knitting and crocheting. Beginners welcome. We'll help you learn. Bring your own needles and wool....

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Saturday from 2-4. Drop in - no registration required. Co-sponsored with


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 07
Sat May 14
Sat May 21
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 04
Icon of the event Sanderson's Wild Lego Competition!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Whether it's through building the tallest tower, building the strongest bridge or one of the other challenges, come and put your Lego skills to the test in this friendly competition!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 05
Tue Aug 09
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Saturday from 2-4. Drop in - no registration required. Co-sponsored with


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 02
Sat Jul 09
Sat Jul 16
Sat Jul 23
Sat Jul 30
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 Chatelaine's Quilting Club
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Our Chatelaine's Quilting Club meets every Tuesday at 6:30 pm. Join the group to make quilts together and donate them to local charities. Beginners welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 03
Tue May 10
Tue May 17
Tue May 24
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Toys, Games & More!
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for toys, board games, and lots of fun!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 06
Fri May 13
Fri May 20
Icon of the event Sanderson's Wild Catapult Competition!
Tue Jul 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Come build a catapult and put it to the test with different activities and some friendly competition!...