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Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 27
Mon Nov 03
Mon Nov 10
Mon Nov 17
Mon Nov 24
Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 10, 2015 - Sat Mar 28, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

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

Icon of the event Friday Knit Night
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Pro knitters and absolute beginners alike are welcome to our drop-in knit night! Bring your supplies, projects, and questions. Starting from the very beginning? We have some needles to start on, and someone to teach you the b...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 07
Fri Dec 05
Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

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

Icon of the event Holiday Canvas Painting
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children will paint a canvas that will be mounted in the library during the month of December. The theme for their painting will be "What do the holidays mean to me". For ages 6-12. Registration begins Oct. 18th. Register...

Icon of the event Driving Program for Seniors Turning 80
Tue Nov 04, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

A representative from the Ontario Ministry of Transportation will provide a review of the Official Driver?s Handbook, and assist participants in preparing for the senior driving licence test....

Icon of the event Beatboxing with Eddy Daoriginalone
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cedarbrae

Join us and learn about the versatility of the human voice!...

Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

An afternoon gathering for adult crafters. Learn how to knit, quilt, crochet and sew. Learn how to create new designs and teach others. Make friends and create personal and/or community projects in friendly casual setting.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 27
Mon Nov 03
Mon Nov 10
Mon Nov 17
Mon Nov 24
Icon of the event Board Games!
Tue Dec 23, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Come by and join in the fun as we play various board games at the library!...

Icon of the event Wire Work Jewelry Workshop
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Participants will learn about materials and tools used in wire work jewelry making, and complete a single strand corded necklace with a pendant and a pair of wire work earrings, in addition to a wired ring. All materials are...