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Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Oct 04, 2014 - Sat Dec 27, 2014
North York Central Library

Experienced chess player or beginner? Come and have fun learning the game or playing with like-minded players. Every Saturday from 2:00 -4:00 P.M. Registration suggested. To register, call 416-395-5674. We also accept drop in...

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 volun...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 10
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Icon of the event Gaming Cube: PS3, X-Box and Wii U
Ongoing event running from Tue Jul 01, 2014 - Tue Sep 30, 2014
North York Central Library

The Gaming Cube is available at the North York Central Library. Come and play video games by reserving a time at the Teen Zone desk. Available during open library hours, through the Teen Zone department. Call 416-395-5674 fo...

Icon of the event Halloween Haunted House
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Brookbanks

Take your Halloween costume for a test run. Join us in our haunted house with teeth rotting treats. Prizes for creative costumes....

Icon of the event Decked Out!: Learn How to Design and Ride a Skateboard
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 23, 2014 - Thu Oct 09, 2014
Maria A. Shchuka

Decked Out! is all about getting your ride on and making your own skateboard. Bring your creative energy & come work with artist Rob Matejka in this fun & FREE workshop series. Ages 10-18 yrs. old. Maria A. Shchuka Branch. Sp...

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 Ingredients:  understanding what's in your beauty products
Tue Jan 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

There are millions of skin care and cosmetic products on the market, many of which claim to do wonderful things. However, in recent years, environmental groups have been claiming that many common cosmetic ingredients are toxi...

Icon of the event Lego Fun Days
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

Calling all Lego fans! Use your imagination and creativity to construct awesome Lego structures. This drop-in program is for for ages 6-12 years.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 14
Fri Dec 05
Icon of the event Chess In The Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games. Saturday mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 03
Sat Jan 10
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Icon of the event Christmas Tree decorating/ crafts
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Perth/Dupont

Drop in any time today to help decorate the library Christmas tree. You can make a craft for our tree and another to take home with you....