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Icon of the event LSP: Chess Club
11:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Chess Club members gather each week to play casual chess games. Players of all ages and strengths, especially newcomers are welcomed....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 06
Sat Jan 13
Sat Jan 20
Sat Jan 27
Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation for all
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring your phone and tablet and get the free Stop Mo Studio app. Learn simple visual storytelling, and how to animate objects to create a stop motion animation movie. All ages. Please register in person or phone 416-393-7746.

Icon of the event The Odin String Quartet
Fri Dec 08, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for an interactive performance of various genres and musical styles with members of The Odin String Quartet, including some holiday pieces. No registration required.

Icon of the event Relief Printing for Kids
Mon Nov 27, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants can get ready for the holiday season by making holiday cards. In this workshop, they will learn basic relief printing techniques by making multiple prints of their drawings....

Icon of the event Object As Archive
Mon Nov 20, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

In this workshop participants will create and decorate their very own clay pinch pot. Each pot will illustrate a story about the participant. Ages 6 to 12 years. To register, call 416-396-8850 or register in person at the bra...

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Button Ornaments
Thu Nov 16, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to make Ornaments out of Buttons. Free. All supplies provided....

Icon of the event Jewelry Making Workshop
Tue Nov 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewelery in this hands-on workshop. No experience is required. Registration required. Call 416-396-8920 for more information.

Icon of the event The Lost Archives
Mon Nov 13, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

In this workshop, participants will work collaboratively to record oral stories, describing how our 'futuristic world' looks, feels and smells. Participants will act as fictional time travelers reporting from Cedarbrae librar...

Icon of the event Sequencing Structures
Thu Nov 09, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

This lecture and practicum encourages participants to consider the sequencing or narrative path a book may take. By engaging more in-depth with the images or text, participants will learn how to form or disrupt a visual narra...

Icon of the event Country Line Dancing
Tue Nov 07, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Always wanted to learn how to Country Line Dance? Now is your chance! Join us for a free line dancing lesson at the library and let out your inner cowboy!...