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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Want to learn to play Chess? or want to enjoy a challenging Chess game with other Chess fans? Come and join Chess in the Library Club....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Sat Oct 04
Sat Oct 11
Sat Oct 18
Icon of the event Glowing Textiles for Teens
Mon Aug 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Malvern

Get glowing with a Fashion Futures workshop presented by The Textile Museum of Canada. Using conductive thread and LED lights, learn how to create a circuit and consider the ways in which blinking lights attached to clothing ...

Icon of the event Book Hacking for Teens
Thu Aug 14, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Malvern

A secret safe, flowerpot or art installation...the opportunities for recycling and repurposing old books are endless. Get creative and up-cycle a book into a new treasure.

Icon of the event Knitters' Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern Elms

Share your love of knitting or simply come and learn how to knit.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 06
Wed Aug 13
Wed Aug 20
Wed Aug 27
Wed Sep 03
Icon of the event Learn to Write Creative Non-ficton
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

This workshop features discussion and writing exercises that explore the powers of writing your own story. With Readings from How to Talk to Crazy People and How to Write Creative Non-fiction by Donna Kakonge.

Icon of the event 3D Printing Adventures with Fashion
Sat Aug 02, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Create jewelry designs, buttons, or other fashion accessories using 3D printing design software. A 3D printer will be on hand for demonstration. A co-sponsored program with the Textile Museum of Toronto. Ages 12-17. Registra...

Icon of the event Agincourt All Ages Board Gaming!
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

Join us for an evening of strategy, competition and fun! Please register in person at Agincourt or by phone at...

Icon of the event Call of Gamers: Teen Video Game Nights
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Join Malvern's Youth Advisory Group for a night of fun and video games including games for Wii, PS3 and XBox 360. No registration required, just drop-in and get your game on!


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Thu Aug 21
Thu Aug 28
Icon of the event Teen Gaming
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Challenge your friends to a game on the Wii, Xbox360 or PS3. Show your moves with Kinect. Play some traditional board games with other teens. Join us in the Agincourt meeting room for some gaming fun! Drop in. No registration...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 15
Fri Aug 29
Icon of the event Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Thu Aug 21
Thu Aug 28