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Icon of the event The Wine Doctor Recommends... Summer Drinks
Wed Jul 16, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 12:50 pm
North York Central Library

The Wine Doctor, Edward Finstein, will be providing an informative seminar on wine recommendations for summer-time entertaining, including barbecues.

Icon of the event World Cup Wrap-Up Party!
Tue Jul 15, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Winners of the soccer pool will be announced. Tackle a tournament of soccer on the Wii! Refreshments and snacks will be served. Ages 10 and up.

Icon of the event Family Board Games
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Bring the family and try some of our fun board games.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 14
Mon Jul 28
Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Interested in playing chess? Then join Barbara Frum's Chess Club! Have fun playing chess while you improve your critical thinking skills. Open to beginners and experienced players alike. Register by calling 416-395-5440 after...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 11
Fri Jul 18
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Icon of the event Tween Thursdays!
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 8-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Make new friends and share some laughs while making wearable jewerly, desi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 10
Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Jul 05, 2014 - Sat Sep 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 Gaming Cube: PS3, X-Box and Wii U
Ongoing event running from Tue Jul 01, 2014 - Tue Sep 30, 2014
North York Central Library

The Gaming Cube is available at the North York Central Library. Come and play video games by reserving a time at the Teen Zone desk. Available during open library hours, through the Teen Zone department. Call 416-395-5674 fo...

Icon of the event Repair Cafe
Sat Jun 14, 2014 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
North York Central Library

Have a household item that's broken? Don't toss it! Bring it to the Repair Café where you can get help fixing it... and enjoy a cup of coffee. You can get help fixing household items from computers to clothes to toasters. ...

Icon of the event World Cup Kick-Off
Thu Jun 05, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Who will win the 2014 Brazil World Cup? Get your kicks with the playful pool and win plenty of prizes! Design a soccer display! Show your team spirit and wear your soccer jersey! Ages 10 and up. Register in person.

Icon of the event Solo travel: 6 things you absolutely must know
Mon May 05, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

From how fantastic solo travel is to how to make it fantastic, Janice Waugh will share stories, advice and wisdom from her travels alone.