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Icon of the event Outdoor Survival and Urban Disaster Preparedness
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
North York Central Library

Learn how to be prepared in the great outdoors, and when an urban disaster strikes!...

Icon of the event Cartooning Workshop for Kids
Thu Aug 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Popular comic book illustrator Matthew Dimuantes will demonstrate how to create drawings using simple shapes and how to draw animals from reference photos. Attendees are invited to bring along a sample picture of an animal or...

Icon of the event Family Board Games
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Come PLAY with us. We'll suply the games, you supply the players. Large number of games to choose from.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 10
Fri Jul 17
Fri Jul 24
Fri Jul 31
Fri Aug 07
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Spadina Road

Register for the TD Summer Reading Club and get fun, FREE things to do anywhere this summer....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 08
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 05
Icon of the event Knitting and Fibre Arts
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join expert knitter and spinner Cathy Thomson on the third Thursday of the month (except August). Learn to knit or bring your own project and enjoy knitting with others. All skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own nee...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 18
Thu Sep 17
Icon of the event Wednesday Knit Night!
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 17
Wed Jul 15
Icon of the event Seeds and Gardening
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Learn how to save seeds in the city with the Toronto Seed Library. In this all-ages information session, we'll be reviewing the basics of seed libraries and seed saving plus have free seeds on hand for everyone. There will al...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 29
Fri Jun 05
Fri Jun 12
Fri Jun 19
Fri Jun 26
Icon of the event CHESS CLUB
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Interested in playing chess? Open to beginners and experienced players alike. Improve your math and logic skills while making new friends! The Downsview Chess Club is a 7 week progam where you will learn to play the game and ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
Tue Jun 23
Icon of the event Afterschool LEGO club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Perth/Dupont

Use your imagination to build amazing things with LEGO. Our aftershcool program is open to children 6 years and up. Registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16