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Icon of the event DIY Nebula Jars
Fri Jan 20, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Excited about space and 'out of your world' crafts? Join us this PA Day to create your own nebula in a bottle! Perfect for all space explorers! All materials provided....

Icon of the event You're My Jam, Valentine! - Card Making
Mon Feb 13, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Need last minute ideas for a card for a special Valentine? Come make a unique card to give to your special someone. All materials provided....

Icon of the event Wii U Gaming for Kids
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

An afternoon of Wii U gaming fun. Games available include Super Smash Bros, Sonic Lost World, and Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games. For ages 6 and up....

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 27
Fri Feb 03
Fri Feb 10
Fri Feb 17
Fri Feb 24
Icon of the event Lunar New Year Celebration
Fri Jan 27, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with JINGBAO Bilingual Children's Centre! Listen to stories, songs, and create a craft for the coming Lunar New Year. Learn more about Chinese culture with hands-on activities. For ages 2-6....

Icon of the event Hop Like a Bunny Storytime
Thu Apr 13, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for stories & songs for Easter! Create a fun craft and get hopping at the library! Ages 2-6....

Icon of the event Birding 101: Tips for Bird Watching in Toronto
Thu Apr 13, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Birding is fun, easy, and can be done anywhere. Learn everything you need to know to get started, from choosing binoculars and field guides, to where and when to bird in your neighbourhood, and what birds you are likely to fi...

Icon of the event Repair Cafe
Sat May 06, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Reduce, reuse, REPAIR! In this workshop learn how to repair sewing and jewellery items. Bring any broken pieces with you, and get the one-on-one support you need to get it fixed. Space is limited. To register please phone...

Icon of the event Knitting Circle
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for an informal knitting circle: all levels of knitters welcome! Bring your own yarn and needles and share your projects and ideas with other knitters. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 03
Mon Apr 10
Mon Apr 17
Mon Apr 24
Mon May 01
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 21
Fri Apr 28
Fri May 05
Fri May 12
Fri May 19