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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 Storybook Character BINGO
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Follow along with the pictures in this special Storybook Character BINGO and you can win a prize. All ages are welcome. Children five and under must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver.

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 Apr 07
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
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 Vermicomposting: Gardening Series
Fri Apr 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Vermicomposting, or worm composting, is a great way to convert household garbage into nutrient fertilizer. Learn the basics of vermicomposting in this session. This workshop is presented by Dallington Pollinators Garden. To r...

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Friendship Puzzle Piece Pendant
Fri Feb 06, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to re-purpose puzzle pieces into fantastic friendship pendants....

Icon of the event Inventorium
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Are you a young inventor? Do you want to create the next big business idea? Join us in the Inventorium! Bring your ideas to life and share your brilliant concepts....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 06
Fri Feb 13
Fri Feb 27
Icon of the event 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Tue May 12, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Toronto Master Gardeners presents a program on practical ways to increase your garden space, with step by step plans for a small garden and creative container gardening. Toronto Master Gardeners are trained horticulturalists....

Icon of the event Healthy Lunches: Gardening Series
Fri Feb 27, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

This workshop aims to help busy parents explore how to make food more interesting and varied for children by using some fresh items from the garden. This workshop is presented by Dallington Pollinators Garden. To register ple...

Icon of the event  Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Tue Jan 13, 2015 - Tue Mar 10, 2015
Downsview

Interested in playing chess?...