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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 Oct 04
Sat Oct 11
Sat Oct 18
Sat Oct 25
Sat Nov 01
Icon of the event Science Experiment Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

What happens when you rub a balloon against your head? What happens when you mix vinegar and baking soda? Come and find out for yourself! Join us these cool science experiments and more. For ages 8-12. Registration begins Oct...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 07
Fri Nov 14
Fri Nov 21
Fri Nov 28
Icon of the event Gaming Night!
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Challenge your friends to a game on the Wii, Xbox360 or PS3. Play some traditional board games with other teens. Join us in the Fairview program room (Room 2) from 6-7:30 pm for some gaming fun! Drop-ins welcome, no registrat...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 22
Wed Nov 05
Wed Nov 19
Icon of the event Duct Tape Greeting Cards
Sat Dec 20, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Bring your friends and make greeting cards for the Holidays out of Duct Tape. Ages 12 and up. Registration starts Sep.10, 2014.

Icon of the event Crafts for Kids
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

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 Oct 06
Mon Oct 13
Mon Oct 20
Mon Oct 27
Mon Nov 03
Icon of the event Saturday Morning Knitting Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Join other knitters to knit together in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. Some instruction provided to beginners....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 04
Sat Oct 11
Sat Oct 18
Sat Oct 25
Sat Nov 01
Icon of the event Wire work jewelry workshop
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Participants will learn about materials and tools used in wire work jewelry making, and complete a single strand corded necklace with a pendant and a pair of wire work earrings, in addition to a wired ring. All materials are...

Icon of the event Family Gaming Night
Thu Jan 22, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us for a night of gaming, challenges, and fun on our Xbox and Wii. Bring your favourite game to play with family and friends or share one of ours. All ages are welcome....

Icon of the event Superheroes Event
Sat Oct 11, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Do you love superheroes? Come dressed up as your favourite superhero and win prizes!!! Join us for a fun filled event celebrating our favourite superheroes with crafts, games and trivia....

Icon of the event Adventures with Structures
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Chellenge yourself, team up with your friends, and use K'nex to build bridges that can hold weight without collapsing. Ages 12 and up. Registration starts Sep. 10, 2014.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 11
Sat Nov 15