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Icon of the event Basic Jewellery Making for Seniors
Mon Jun 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist. Please register at the information desks or call 416-395-5750.

Icon of the event Paper-Crafternoon
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Come celebrate Asian Heritage Month by trying your hand at the Japanese art of origami and other awesome papercraft. Choose from a range of paper-folding patterns including some of your favourite pop culture and gaming icons....

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 May 23
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 06
Sat Jun 13
Sat Jun 20
Icon of the event After School Club
3:45 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Hang out at the S. Walter Stewart Library after school. Bring your friends or make some new ones. We have video games, board games, Lego, Bean Bag Toss, and lots of awesome contests every week. For children ages 6-12. No regi...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 11
Mon May 18
Mon May 25
Mon Jun 01
Mon Jun 08
Icon of the event Birding 101
Thu Jun 04, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cliffcrest

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, song ...

Icon of the event Crocheting 101
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Learn the art of crochet....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 06
Wed May 20
Icon of the event Let's Play President!!
Fri May 29, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

President or Beggar? Think your skills at playing the card game President can beat everyone. Bring your game face and challenge your friends during the library?s first tournament of President....

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 May 21
Thu Jun 18
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 May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
Icon of the event Video Gaming Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Do you like video games? Want to show off your console skills, play an old favourite or learn a new game? Join us for afternoons filled with fun and new friends!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 06
Wed May 13
Wed May 20
Wed May 27