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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 09
Fri Jan 16
Fri Jan 23
Fri Jan 30
Fri Feb 06
Icon of the event After School Activity Hub
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Drop in on Thursdays after school for all kinds of great times, including video games, board games, and other fun contests. For ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 30
Thu Nov 13
Thu Nov 27
Thu Dec 11
Icon of the event Christmas Family Time
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Taylor Memorial

Christmas themed stories, songs, rhymes, and activities for children with their parents or caregivers.

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 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 Knitters' Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern Elms

Share your love of knitting or simply come and learn how to knit.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 29
Wed Nov 05
Wed Nov 12
Wed Nov 19
Wed Nov 26
Icon of the event Wire Work Jewelery
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Woodside Square

Need an idea for a Holiday Gift? Why not create a unique ring and necklace for that hard to buy person on your shopping list? Must be 16+ years of age. Registration begins October 4th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Duct Tape Ball Ornaments
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to make Ball Ornaments out of duct tape....

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 Nov 20
Thu Dec 18
Thu Jan 15
Thu Feb 19
Icon of the event Trim the Tree
Sat Nov 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children will make ornaments and hang them on the library Holiday Tree. For ages 6-12. Register in person or by phone. Registration begins Oct. 11th.