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Icon of the event Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Players of all skill levels are invited to play in a friendly and welcoming environment. Drop-in. No registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 14
Sat Oct 21
Sat Oct 28
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 18
Icon of the event Collage and Contemporary Art
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Coined in the 20th Century, collage is used by artists to make political statements and as process work to explore different formal relationships (colour, shape, size, texture, etc.)....

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Several community volunt...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 23
Sat Sep 30
Sat Oct 14
Sat Oct 21
Sat Oct 28
Icon of the event After School Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

After school drop-in every MONDAY for all kinds of FUN! Includes video games, board games and other activities. For children aged 6-12. For the last Monday of the each month, we will feature a special After School Club Progra...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Mon Nov 06
Icon of the event Do You Want To Be a Spy?
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Join us afterschool to practice important spy skills such as fingerprinting, code breaking, invisible writing , observation, deduction and stealth. Ages 6-12. Registration Required....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 27
Icon of the event Build It! A LEGO Program
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Join us afterschool and challenge yourself to build the tallest tower, the most buoyant boat and strongest bridge plus more If you are up to the challenge come on in to Morningside branch and register!! For ages 6-12. Regist...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 22
Fri Sep 29
Icon of the event LEGO Fun
Fri Oct 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Port Union

Calling all LEGO fans! Use your imagination and creativity to construct awesome LEGO structures. This drop-in program is for ages 6-12 years. There will be a selection of books available to borrow. Parents can participate in ...

Icon of the event Saturday Family Storytime
Sat Oct 21, 2017 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Did you know the Coxwell Stables was built in 1920 to accommodate horses that pull the Toronto Public Works Vehicles until replaced by automobiles, trucks and other machines? Celebrate being an East Ender Family with stories...

Icon of the event Beginner Watercolour Painting
Sat Oct 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Join us and learn how to paint with watercolours from talented artist Edie Bergl. Create your own artwork to take home. No experience necessary. Registration required.

Icon of the event Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Players of all skill levels are invited to play in a friendly and welcoming environment. Drop-in....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 23
Sat Sep 30
Sat Oct 07
Sat Oct 14
Sat Oct 21