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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 Dec 18
Thu Jan 15
Thu Feb 19
Thu Mar 19
Icon of the event Crafts:  Make a Glove Monster
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Riverdale

Bring in a glove and leave with a cute or scary monster! Suitable for children ages 6+. Some sewing involved. Please register in advance at 416-393-7720 or in person at Riverdale Library.

Icon of the event Chess In The Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games. Saturday mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 20
Sat Dec 27
Icon of the event Chess In The Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games. Saturday mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 03
Sat Jan 10
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Sat Jan 31
Icon of the event Lego and K'nex-O-Mania!
Tue Dec 30, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Downsview

Calling all Lego and K'nex lovers! Visit Downsview branch on Tuesday, December 30 from 2-3:30 p.m. and get creative building Lego and K'nex structures! Registration is required and spaces are limited. Recommended for ages 7-1...

Icon of the event Calligraphy
Thu Jan 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Downsview

This course is an introduction to the basic techniques and theory of broad-edge calligraphy. Skilled calligrapher, Kevin King will help participants to study and become familiar with how the pen works through learning the ba...

Icon of the event PA Day Storybook BINGO
Fri Jan 23, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
S. Walter Stewart

A PA Day special! 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 older sibling.

Icon of the event March Break Lego Drop-In
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Riverdale

Drop in and play with our amazing collection of lego and other construction toys! Groups please call in advance to register.

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 Jan 05
Mon Jan 12
Mon Jan 19
Mon Jan 26
Mon Feb 02
Icon of the event  Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Tue Jan 13, 2015 - Tue Mar 10, 2015
Downsview

Interested in playing chess?...