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Icon of the event The Art of Magic
Wed Apr 30, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fairview

Come and check out the newest card tricks in the world of magic. You will also get a chance to learn simple, yet astonishing magic tricks using everyday objects. Registration is required. Please call 416-395-5750.

Icon of the event 3D Fun with Needlefelting
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairview

Using felting yarn, you can explore the simple craft of making interesting shapes and objects out of yarn that comes in a beautiful variety of colours. Unleash your creativity and explore a new craft. Registration is requir...

Icon of the event Watercolouring Adventures
Wed May 28, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Fairview

In celebration of Asian Heritage Month, we invited an artist to give a workshop that teaches you a wet watercolouring technique that is similar to the popular Chinese ?brush painting? style. Registration is required. For more...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

The Eatonville Library Chess Club is now in session. Drop in every Saturday from 2-4pm and test your mettle against your fellow chess lovers....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Sat May 17
Sat May 24
Icon of the event Let's Make...
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Riverdale

Rice Crispy squares and pops. Prepare to get sticky! Learn how to make these delicious and easy treats. Age 5 and up. Space is limited so register by calling the Branch at 416-393-7720.

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Learn how to knit or crochet. Brush up on the basics, share your skills or learn a few new tricks. Drop in. Please bring your own needles, hooks and yarn. Second Wednesday of the month - Knitting; Fourth Wednesday of the...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 23
Wed May 14
Wed May 28
Wed Jun 11
Wed Jun 25
Icon of the event Lego Building Blast!
Tue Jul 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Riverdale

A lego extravaganza for kids age 2 and up. Come in and create! Drop in, no registration required except for groups. Groups please call 416-393-7720 to register.

Icon of the event Let's Make...
Wed Jul 16, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Riverdale

Duct Tape Everything. Make colourful duct tape wallets, key rings, bracelets. The sky is the limit. Bring your own ideas or borrow a few from us. Age 5 and up. Space is limited so please register by calling the Branch at...

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Sat Jun 14, 2014
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. This free program is fr...

Icon of the event Let's Make...
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Riverdale

Altered Books. Make beautiful journals from our injured books. Create a treasure with googly eyes, pop-ups, secret compartments and tons of space to store all your summer memories. Ages 5 and up. Space is limited so pleas...