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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 Dec 16
Icon of the event Family Literacy Day - Library BINGO
Sat Jan 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Celebrate Family Literacy Day! Families will play Library BINGO. Registration begins Dec. 19th. Register in person or by calling 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event  Chess in the Library
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome....

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 01
Icon of the event Flip-Book Animation
Mon Dec 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Learn how to draw and Flip-Book Animate your favorite characters and drawings. Limited to 25 children. Free tickets issued at 1:30 p.m.

Icon of the event Crocheting/Knitting
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow knitters and crocheters.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 05
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 19
Tue Jan 26
Tue Feb 02
Icon of the event Lego Fun for the Holidays
Mon Dec 28, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Port Union

Calling all Lego Fans! Use your imagination and creativity to construct awesome Lego structures. This drop-in program is for ages 5-12 years.

Icon of the event Wire Work Jewellery
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Woodside Square

Beat the winter blahs! In this hands-on session, you will create two pieces of wire work jewellery for yourself or to give as a gift. Registration begins December 16th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is l...

Icon of the event March Break Craft
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Come and make a March Break Craft, for more information call 416-396-8916.

Icon of the event Monarch Butterfly Migration
Tue Mar 08, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Monarch butterfly migration at Rosetta McClain gardens. This presentation will discuss the beautiful fall migration of monarch butterflies through Rosetta McClain gardens. Monarchs are staging a modest recovery and data coll...

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Several community volunt...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 05
Sat Dec 12
Sat Jan 09
Sat Jan 16
Sat Jan 23