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

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 13
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Sat Mar 12
Icon of the event Valentine's Origami
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Spadina Road

Come and fold some heart-shaped origami with us! Perfect for sending a little message to your loved ones....

Icon of the event Library Lock-Up
Sat Apr 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairview

Race against time to solve brain teasers, puzzles, and library trivia before you end up trapped inside Fairview Library forever*! (*Not really.) Do you have what it takes to discover the secret in the stacks?...

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Button Making
Fri May 13, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Discover how to make and design your own buttons.

Icon of the event Comic Collage Art
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Make your own collage with comics. Supplies provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 20
Icon of the event Gamemakers
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fairview

This 2-hour workshop will introduce participants to video game creation using free software and tools - NO programming experience required! Through the Hand Eye Society, a local non-profit videogame arts organization, Sagan Y...

Icon of the event Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Face off other players in this single elimination tournament. Please bring your own deck. Advanced format play....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 17
Icon of the event Glowing Textiles
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Show the world how you?re feeling by creating an armband or headband to reflect your mood. A member of the Textile Museum of Canada is here to show you how to create a soft circuit using conductive thread and LED lights....

Icon of the event Sweets For Your Sweetie
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Surprise those you LOVE with a sweet treat handmade by YOU at Fairview Library. In this workshop you can make your very own chocolate dipped strawberries or marshmallows and package them in style just in time to surprise some...

Icon of the event Get Inspired: Mini Jar Pendant
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to create your own mini jar pendant. Supplies provided.