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Icon of the event Christmas Family Time
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Taylor Memorial

Christmas themed stories, songs, rhymes, and activities for children with their parents or caregivers.

Icon of the event Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 06, 2014 - Sat Dec 20, 2014
Eatonville

Join us for our chess club every Saturday. Everyone is welcome from the beginner to the pro. No experience or registration required.

Icon of the event Birding 101
Tue Jan 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Birding 101" for absolute beginners. Ever wanted to be a birdwatcher! This presentation will introduce beginners to birding, covering topics like: getting started, birdwatching guides, binoculars, species identification, s...

Icon of the event Adventures with Structures
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Challenge yourself, team up with your friends, and use K'nex to build structures, design levers and more. Ages 11 and up. Registration starts Sep. 10, 2014. Please call 416-395-5750 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 15
Icon of the event Science Experiment Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

What happens when you rub a balloon against your head? What happens when you mix vinegar and baking soda? Come and find out for yourself! Join us these cool science experiments and more. For ages 8-12. Registration begins Oct...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 07
Fri Nov 14
Fri Nov 21
Fri Nov 28
Icon of the event Bead Stringing Jewellery
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Attendees 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 addit...

Icon of the event Duct Tape Greeting Cards
Sat Dec 20, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Bring your friends and make greeting cards for the Holidays out of Duct Tape. Ages 12 and up. Registration starts Sep.10, 2014.

Icon of the event Wire Work Jewelery
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Woodside Square

Need an idea for a Holiday Gift? Why not create a unique ring and necklace for that hard to buy person on your shopping list? Must be 16+ years of age. Registration begins October 4th. Space is limited.

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 Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Learn to play chess or challenge your friends to a game! For grades 2 to 12. Beginners and experienced players are welcome, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 01
Sat Nov 08