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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 Board Games
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Come play your favourite board games against your friends.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 24
Icon of the event Rainbow Loom
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

The librarian will teach you how to crochet with the Rainbow Loom elastics or you can bring your own loom and make your own creations.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 25
Icon of the event Decked Out!: Learn How to Design and Ride a Skateboard
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 23, 2014 - Thu Oct 09, 2014
Maria A. Shchuka

Decked Out! is all about getting your ride on and making your own skateboard. Bring your creative energy & come work with artist Rob Matejka in this fun & FREE workshop series. Ages 10-18 yrs. old. Maria A. Shchuka Branch. Sp...

Icon of the event Super Saturdays (Ages 5-12)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for fun activities, crafts and more!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 27
Icon of the event Harvest Fair Face Painting
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Mount Pleasant

Chilren transform into a butterfly, a tiger, or spider man! Please stop by the Mount Pleasant branch where children can get their faces painted into their favourite animal or character....

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event Zombie Workshop
Wed Oct 29, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Flemingdon Park

Want to look how to make a zombie look without spending a lot of money?...

Icon of the event Roald Dahl Party
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Enjoy treats, games and activities as we celebrate 50 years of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. All are welcome!

Icon of the event The Bayview Art Tour
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Mount Pleasant

An exhibit of paitings, crafts, and jewlery from the Bayview Art Tour will be on display at the Mount Pleasant Branch as part of the Mount Pleasant Village Harvest Fair festivities....