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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 Sep 17
Thu Oct 15
Thu Nov 19
Icon of the event Frozen Sidewalk Chalk Party
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Beautify the street around our library using your imagination and FROZEN sidewalk chalk! Learn to make this clever drawing tool and play with some that is ready-made. This program is intended for both preschoolers & school-...

Icon of the event After School Club
3:45 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for video games, board games, lego, and lots of other fun activities in the auditorium after school.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 26
Icon of the event Knitting Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Our knitting group meets weekly with the goal of donating warm knitted goods to local community members in need....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 10
Mon Aug 17
Mon Aug 24
Mon Aug 31
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 08
Sat Aug 15
Sat Aug 22
Sat Aug 29
Icon of the event Literary Speed Dating: Fall Edition
Fri Sep 18, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Speed dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a literary twist!...

Icon of the event Summer Movies @ Maryvale
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maryvale

Join us for boundless adventures on the big screen. Bring your own refreshments. Ages 6 & up. Limited to first 30. Free tickets will be given at 1:30 pm.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 05
Wed Aug 12
Wed Aug 19
Wed Aug 26
Icon of the event Driving Test Workshop for Seniors
Wed Nov 04, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Eglinton Square

Are you turning 80 and need to retake your driving test? A leader from the Ministry of Transportation will help you prepare for the test. Register in person or call 416-396-8920.

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 Aug 05
Wed Aug 12
Wed Aug 19
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 Aug 19
Wed Sep 16
Wed Oct 21
Wed Nov 18