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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 04, 2013 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Friday 6-8 pm.Children Grade 1-6. Registration required.

Icon of the event Rainbow Loom
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

The librarian will teach you how to crochet with the Rainbow Loom elastics or you can bring your own loom and make your own creations.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 18
Thu Sep 25
Icon of the event Learn to Write Creative Non-ficton
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

This workshop features discussion and writing exercises that explore the powers of writing your own story. With Readings from How to Talk to Crazy People and How to Write Creative Non-fiction by Donna Kakonge.

Icon of the event Melted Crayons
Mon Sep 29, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Unleash your inner artist with crayon art!

Icon of the event DIY Notebook
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Come and create your very own customized notebook.

Icon of the event Super Saturdays (Ages 5-12)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for fun activities, crafts and more!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Icon of the event Raptor watching at Rosetta McClain
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Rosetta McClain gardens is one of the best sights in the GTA to observe the fall migration of Raptors (Hawks, eagles, falcons, vultures) along the Scarborough bluffs. This presentation will introduce you to the 15 or so spec...

Icon of the event Board Games
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Come play your favourite board games against your friends.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 17
Wed Sep 24
Icon of the event Decked Out!: Learn How to Design and Ride a Skateboard
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 23, 2014 - Thu Oct 09, 2014
Maria A. Shchuka

Decked Out! is all about getting your ride on and making your own skateboard. Bring your creative energy & come work with artist Rob Matejka in this fun & FREE workshop series. Ages 10-18 yrs. old. Maria A. Shchuka Branch. Sp...

Icon of the event Yarn Craft - Corking
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Come see what you can make with yarn and a handmade loom.