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Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Interested in playing chess? Then join Barbara Frum's Chess Club! Have fun playing chess while you improve your critical thinking skills. Open to beginners and experienced players alike. Register by calling 416-395-5440 after...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Fri Aug 15
Icon of the event Artists Club
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Come and explore your creativity! Join library staff for fun painting, drawing and crafts for kids 6-12 years old. Limited to first 15 children. Registration required, please call 416-393-7663.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event Bicycle Clinic
Sat Aug 16, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Got a bike? Want to buy a bike? Drop in to our bicycle clinic to ask questions and learn everything you need to know to get you started or keep you rolling......

Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Oct 04, 2014 - Sat Dec 27, 2014
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...

Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Jul 05, 2014 - Sat Sep 27, 2014
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...

Icon of the event Design and Make your own Maze
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Woodside Square

Use your imagination to design and make a maze. For children 7 years and older. Register in person or by phone. Registration begins June 16th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Locker Magnets Workshop:
Wed Oct 01, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come in and create some decorative magnets to spice up your locker or fridge! Make your own personalized magnets with scrapbooking paper, and other mixed media. All supplies will be provided....

Icon of the event Lego Fun
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 08
Fri Aug 15
Fri Aug 22
Icon of the event Make it  with Socks
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us at the library to make a sock puppet All materials supplied. Ages 6+. Please register

Icon of the event Back to School Craft
Sat Sep 06, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Hey Kids! You survived your first week of school! Come to the library and enjoy making a craft that you can take back to school! For ages 6-12. Registration begins Aug. 2. Space is limited.