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Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshop: Dream Catchers
Fri Jul 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to create a Dream Catcher....

Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshop: Paper Wallets
Fri Aug 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to make a paper wallet out of comics or magazines....

Icon of the event Tuesday Knit Night!
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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:
Tue May 03
Tue May 10
Tue May 17
Tue May 24
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat May 28, 2016 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

This is an interactive workshop on the ancient and celebrated technique of Chinese Brush Painting. Participants will make their own masterpiece to take home. The class is led by a local artist. This program is for adults, o...

Icon of the event Father's Day Craft
Sat Jun 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a special gift to give to dad. Registration begins May 18th. Register in person or by phone at 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Saturday from 2-4. Drop in - no registration required. Co-sponsored with


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 07
Sat May 14
Sat May 21
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 04
Icon of the event Wild Life Craft
Sat Aug 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Join us for a Wild Life Craft, children will get a chance to make a special craft. For children ages 6 to 12 years old. Registration begins July 6th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Wild Life Trivia
Sat Jul 23, 2016 | 2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Woodside Square Presents Animal Trivia for children 6 to 8 years old. Registration begins June 15th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8978. Space is limited

Icon of the event Lunchtime Gaming
11:30 am - 12:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us over your lunch break to play a wide variety of games. From classic board-games to Xbox 360/One, Nintendo Wii, and PlayStation 3, we have something for everyone....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 24
Tue Jun 07
Tue Jun 21
Icon of the event Trivia
Thu Jun 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Join us for an hour of fun with Trivia. For children ages 4-6 years old. Registration begins May 30th. Register in person or by phone 416-396-8979. Space is limited.