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Icon of the event Youth Hub: DIY Stress Balls
Tue Sep 19, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Albion

Get ready for the back-to-school workload and create your own stress ball....

Icon of the event Youth Hub: DIY Polaroid Photos
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Albion

Create fun ways of displaying your Polaroid photos!...

Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Enjoy a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 23
Sat Sep 30
Sat Oct 07
Sat Oct 14
Sat Oct 21
Icon of the event Creative Yarn Works
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Do you knit or crochet? Come out and enjoy knitting and crocheting in the library, every Thursday from 6-8 pm. Beginners are welcome. We will help you learn. Bring you own needles and wool....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 21
Thu Sep 28
Thu Oct 05
Thu Oct 12
Thu Oct 19
Icon of the event Leaside Needleworx Group (Knitting and Crocheting @ the Library)
10:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Bring your own projects or start something new. Everyone welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 22
Fri Sep 29
Fri Oct 06
Fri Oct 13
Fri Oct 20
Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Day of the Dead Pots
Thu Oct 19, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to decorate clay pots with Skulls for the Day of the Dead. Free. All supplies provided. For ages 11-18. Auditorium....

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Button Ornaments
Thu Nov 16, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to make Ornaments out of Buttons. Free. All supplies provided....

Icon of the event Wise Wednesdays - Trivia - Science Edition
Wed Sep 20, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Centennial

In celebration of Science Literacy Week, we'll be hosting our monthly trivia night - science edition. Join a team or come with your own and see how much trivia you know!...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Gaming
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us over your lunch break to play a wide variety of games. From classic board-games to Xbox 360/One, Nintendo Wii, and PlayStation 3, we have something for everyone....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 20
Wed Oct 04
Wed Oct 18
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 14
Icon of the event Collage and Contemporary Art
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Coined in the 20th Century, collage is used by artists to make political statements and as process work to explore different formal relationships (colour, shape, size, texture, etc.)....