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Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 10, 2015 - Sat Jun 27, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event Seeds and Gardening
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Learn what a seed library is and the importance of preserving and exchanging seeds from Toronto Seed Library staff. Please bring seeds to participate in a seed exchange. Children will have the opportunity to plant their own s...

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club: Let's Play
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Locke

For ages 6 years and up. Pick up your ticket 1 hour before the program begins. Limit of 20 children per session....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 12
Icon of the event Puppet Show: Jim and the Beanstalk
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Sanderson

Presenting a special puppet show - Jim and the Beanstalk! Join us for this quirky retelling of a classic tale....

Icon of the event Jewellery Making Workshop
Wed May 06, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sanderson

You will learn about materials and tools used in bead stringing jewellery as well as gain knowledge of crimping techniques and design elements. Individuals will complete a single strand illusion beaded necklace in addition to...

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 12, 2015 - Mon Jun 29, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick...

Icon of the event KNOTS Knitting Group
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

KNOTS is a knitting group that will be meeting weekly with the goal of donating warm knitted goods to local community members in need....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Mon May 25
Icon of the event Cancelled - Gardening is for the Birds
Tue May 12, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Taylor Memorial

Learn how to create well designed gardens with year-round beauty and songbird interest. Strategically choose and arrange plants, feeders, nesting boxes, and water sources to provide the essential elements of life for songbird...

Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Launch
Tue Jun 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Get ready to "Play" this summer! Join our large, group games such as Giant Rock, Paper, Scissors. Complete the first Weekly Challenge and find out about all the fun things happening at Sanderson for the Summer Reading Club....