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Icon of the event Birding 101
Tue Jan 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Birding 101" for absolute beginners. Ever wanted to be a birdwatcher! This presentation will introduce beginners to birding, covering topics like: getting started, birdwatching guides, binoculars, species identification, s...

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 Jan 09
Fri Jan 16
Fri Jan 23
Fri Jan 30
Fri Feb 06
Icon of the event After School Club
3:45 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Hang out at the S. Walter Stewart Library after school. Bring your friends or make some new ones. We have video games, board games, Lego, Bean Bag Toss, and lots of awesome contests every week. For children ages 6-12. No regi...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 05
Mon Jan 12
Mon Jan 19
Mon Jan 26
Mon Feb 02
Icon of the event Chess in the library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 03
Sat Jan 10
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Sat Jan 31
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 Dec 18
Thu Jan 15
Thu Feb 19
Thu Mar 19
Icon of the event Exciting Electronics
Wed Dec 10, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Eglinton Square

Learn about Arduino microcontrollers and how you can use it to make cool interactive objects! For more information call 416-396-8920.

Icon of the event Friday Knit Night
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Pro knitters and absolute beginners alike are welcome to our drop-in knit night! Bring your supplies, projects, and questions. Starting from the very beginning? We have some needles to start on, and someone to teach you the b...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 05
Icon of the event Kids 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. Great for improving your concentration and logic skills while making new friends! Our goal is to provide friendly competition while learning the...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 02
Tue Dec 09
Icon of the event Holiday Card Making Workshop
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eglinton Square

Join us in making cards for the holidays. All supplies will be provided free of charge. For children and their families. Drop in.

Icon of the event Christmas Tree decorating/ crafts
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Perth/Dupont

Drop in any time today to help decorate the library Christmas tree. You can make a craft for our tree and another to take home with you....