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Icon of the event Birding 101
Tue Jan 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Birding 101" for absolute beginners. Ever wanted to be a birdwatcher! This presentation will introduce beginners to birding, covering topics like: getting started, birdwatching guides, binoculars, species identification, s...

Icon of the event Fabric Landscape Art
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Taylor Memorial

Participants will be guided to make a piece of art inspired by the Group of Seven Canadian artists. Using a variety of fabrics and an iron, pieces of material will be tansformed into a beautiful landscape. Please call the b...

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

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in. No registration required. For more information please call 416-395-5750.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 10
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Icon of the event Children's Craft-ernoon
Mon Dec 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Come join us for an afternoon of fun and creative holiday crafts. This is a drop in program, all are welcome. Please call the branch at 416-395-5750 for more information.

Icon of the event Monarch Butterfly Migration.
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Monarch butterfly migration at Rosetta McClain gardens. This presentation will discuss the beautiful fall migration of monarch butterflies through Rosetta McClain gardens. Monarchs are stageing a nice recovery in 2014 and d...

Icon of the event March Break Lego Drop-In
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Riverdale

Drop in and play with our amazing collection of lego and other construction toys! Groups please call in advance to register.

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

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in. No registration required. For more information please call 416-395-5750.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Sat Feb 21
Sat Feb 28
Icon of the event Board Game Afternoon
Tue Dec 23, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Bring a friend, play an old favourite or learn a new game! Choose from Monopoly, Sorry, Life, Ticket to Ride Settlers of Catan and more....

Icon of the event The Secret  Art of  Magic Tricks
Sat Mar 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Join Ayan Deb, magician extraordinaire, who loves to play exquisite card tricks that only he knows the secret behind their magic. In this two hours workshop, Ayan will teach you some of the secrets of his magic. Ages 12 and...

Icon of the event Crafts:  Make a Glove Monster
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Riverdale

Bring in a glove and leave with a cute or scary monster! Suitable for children ages 6+. Some sewing involved. Please register in advance at 416-393-7720 or in person at Riverdale Library.