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Icon of the event Robotics: NXT Robotics Building & Competition
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Build robots using LEGO and program them using NXT software. Team up and put your robots to the test in this three-session challenge! No previous experience required!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 20
Sat Aug 27
Sat Sep 03
Icon of the event Board Game Fun
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Albion

Join us for some fun with board games! All ages welcome. Drop-in. Groups of 10 or more need to register.

Icon of the event Making Great Sausage with The Healthy Butcher
Sat Sep 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Dave Meli, head butcher at Toronto's own Healthy Butcher, shows us how to make our own great-tasting sausages at home and discusses the importance of organic, sustainable farming - not just for our environment, but for our be...

Icon of the event Game Design Summer Camp
9:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Want to learn how to design a game? Now you can! Join this free one-week, full-day Game Design Summer Camp. In the morning, learn how to design a game on the computer. For the afternoon, go outdoors and play physical games su...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 22
Tue Aug 23
Wed Aug 24
Thu Aug 25
Fri Aug 26
Icon of the event The StreetKnit Project
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Please join us on the last Tuesday of each month at the Annette Street Library from 7-8:15pm to put your knitting needles together and help keep someone without a home warm this year....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 30
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 25
Icon of the event Chess club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Drop in to play chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. All ages and levels are welcome. Chess sets and clocks provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 30
Sat Aug 06
Sat Aug 13
Sat Aug 20
Sat Aug 27
Icon of the event Time Capsule Mementos
Tue Aug 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albion

Make something special to put in the Albion Library?s Time Capsule. Be a part of history! Ages 6 -12. Drop-in. Groups of 10 and more need to register

Icon of the event Show and Tell: Storytelling at the Library
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring an object - Tell a story - Share your roots...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Icon of the event DIY: Bath & Body
Mon Aug 15, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Fairview

Natural. Organic. Free. Freshen up your look for spring and drop by for a fun afternoon of DIY beauty products. Make your own bath bombs and customize your craft with different colors and ingredients. Materials will be provid...

Icon of the event Make it and Take it
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Make a craft and take it home! Ages 8-12. Drop-in. Groups of 10 and more need to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Mon Aug 22