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

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Sat Aug 08
Icon of the event Knitting and Fibre Arts
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join expert knitter and spinner Cathy Thomson on the third Thursday of the month (except August). Learn to knit or bring your own project and enjoy knitting with others. All skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own nee...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 17
Thu Oct 15
Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us on Fridays after school from 4-5 pm for special activities for children ages 8 to 12....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Icon of the event Fall Craft Drop in
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Perth/Dupont

Come in and enjoy making a fall craft with your child. You can drop in any time between 10am and 3pm. Make one for taking home and the other for the library.

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Sock Monsters
Fri Oct 16, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to re-purpose socks into monsters. Free. All supplies provided. Ages: 11-18. Auditorium. Space limited. Call 416-396-3975 to register.

Icon of the event Life-Size Angry Birds
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Ever wanted that addictive Angry Birds game on your phone to come to life? Well, you're in luck! Take your best shot and jump into an exciting LIFE SIZE game of Angry Birds. For ages 12 and up. DROP IN, no registration requir...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 14
Sat Aug 22
Icon of the event DIY: Duct Tape Stuff
Thu Jul 16, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Fairview

Try your hand at making an awesome one-of-a-kind rose or wallet out of colourful strips of duct tape! All you need is a little patience and imagination. Materials will be supplied....

Icon of the event Crocheting/Knitting
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow knitters and crocheters.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 01
Tue Sep 08
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Icon of the event Halloween Craft Drop in
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Perth/Dupont

Get ready for Halloween making a scary decoration. Open to parents and children together.Drop in 10am-3pm

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Button Making
Fri Aug 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to make and design your own buttons....