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Icon of the event Holiday Canvas
Sat Nov 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Bring your creativity and we will supply the materials to create holiday-themed paintings. Your paintings will be displayed in the library for all to admire! Registration begins October 26th. Register in person or by phone...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Fri Aug 19
Fri Aug 26
Fri Sep 02
Icon of the event Youth Hub IN THE SUMMER
3:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Same ol' Youth Hub, but with some extra fun:...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 01
Tue Aug 02
Wed Aug 03
Thu Aug 04
Fri Aug 05
Icon of the event Jungle Games
Wed Aug 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Celebrate the TD Summer Reading Club by competing in a series of challenges and activities. Have fun and test your strength and literary knowledge....

Icon of the event PA Day - Lego Fun!
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 5-9 years old will create with Lego. Registration begins Oct. 18th. Register in person or by phone. Space is limited. 416-396-8979.

Icon of the event Board Games
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Play a variety of Board Games. First-come, First-served. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event Raptor Watching at Rosetta McClain
Wed Sep 14, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

September is the peak time for raptor/hawk migration along the bluffs. Rosetta McClain gardens is one of the best sights in the GTA to observe the unbelievable fall migration of Raptors (Hawks, eagles, falcons, vultures) alon...

Icon of the event Board Games Club!
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Board games are great for keeping your brain fit, and healthy! Join us for an evening of strategy, competition and fun! We have games which will challenge the brains of teens, adults and seniors! Play one of our board games, ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 29
Icon of the event Anyone Can Make a Quilt
Thu Sep 15, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Want to create a quilt of your own? Need help getting started? Join quilting artist Joanne Lynes who will show us the basics of hand quilting by demonstrating how to build a quilt sandwich from three layers of fabric. She ...

Icon of the event D.I.Y Beauty Products
Sat Aug 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn to make your own inexpensive cosmetic products using natural ingredients in this hands-on workshop. We will make two products, Black Gel Liner and Lip Balm. You'll leave with recipes, instructions, the know-how to make ...