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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 Sep 26
Sat Oct 03
Sat Oct 10
Sat Oct 17
Sat Oct 24
Icon of the event Wednesday Knit Night!
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 21
Wed Nov 18
Wed Dec 16
Icon of the event Make a Wild Thing Craft with Plasticine Artist Barbara Reid
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Make a plasticine Wild Thing with award-winning children's author and illustrator Barbara Reid. After the craft program, tour the Sendak exhibit "Let the Wild Rumpus Start" at the Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books....

Icon of the event Saturday Play Day: Lego
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Spadina Road

Join us and make something new! Cars, buildings, robots - your imagination is the limit....

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Enjoy classics, new releases, and movies of the season.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 18
Fri Oct 16
Fri Nov 20
Icon of the event STORYgami
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Join Lillian H. Smith Branch's origami club. All beginner, intermediate and advanced folders are welcome to meet every first Saturday of the month. The University of Toronto Origami Club F.O.L.D. (Fly with Origami, Learn to...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 05
Sat Oct 03
Sat Nov 07
Icon of the event Ontario Garlic: the Story from Farm to Festival
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Peter McClusky, founder of the Toronto Garlic Festival and author of Ontario Garlic: the Story from Farm to Festival, will be giving a talk on everything you ever wanted to know about garlic, including:...

Icon of the event TGIF Game Challenges
Fri Sep 04, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albion

Thank Goodness It's Friday! Come play Super Smash Brothers. Drop-in only. Ages: Rate E 10+. For more info, please call the Albion Library at 416-394-5170.

Icon of the event Family Board Games
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Come PLAY with us. We'll suply the games, you supply the players. Large number of games to choose from.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 28
Icon of the event Hawk, Eagle, Falcon, and Vulture Watching
Tue Sep 15, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Learn about the 15 or so species that migrate each fall to Rosetta McLain Gardens. This is one of the best sites in the GTA to observe the fall migration of hawks, eagles, falcons, and vultures along the Scarborough Bluffs. Y...