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Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Oct 04, 2014 - Sat Dec 27, 2014
North York Central Library

Experienced chess player or beginner? Come and have fun learning the game or playing with like-minded players. Every Saturday from 2:00 -4:00 P.M. Registration suggested. To register, call 416-395-5674. We also accept drop in...

Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

An afternoon gathering for adult crafters. Learn how to knit, quilt, crochet and sew. Learn how to create new designs and teach others. Make friends and create personal and/or community projects in friendly casual setting.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 27
Mon Nov 03
Mon Nov 10
Mon Nov 17
Mon Nov 24
Icon of the event Spookarama
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 5:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Dawes Road

Spooks and chills, join us for a scary evening.

Icon of the event Console Gaming
Mon Nov 10, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

School your opponents in a frenzy of pure awesomeness. Prove you have the legendary skills to challenge others to some wicked games on the PS3, 360 and Wii. No registration required....

Icon of the event PA Day Fun!
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bloor/Gladstone

Come and spend your PA day at the library!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 14
Fri Dec 05
Icon of the event Christmas Cheer
Mon Dec 01, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dawes Road

Join us in decorating our Christmas tree and create some lovely holiday crafts.

Icon of the event Ultimate Ugly Sweater Party!
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Make that sweater so ugly it's beautiful! Bring the corniest, cheesiest sweater you can find and add more cheese! We'll have some ornaments and other embellishments ready for you to make your ugly sweater even uglier....

Icon of the event Console Gaming
Mon Dec 08, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

School your opponents in a frenzy of pure awesomeness. Prove you have the legendary skills to challenge others to some wicked games on the PS3, 360 and Wii. No registration required....

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

Experienced chess player or beginner? Come and have fun learning the game or playing with like-minded players. Every Saturday from 2:00 -4:00 P.M. Registration suggested. To register, call 416-395-5674. We also accept drop in...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 03
Sat Jan 10
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Sat Jan 31