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Icon of the event Holiday Family Craft: Make Your Own Gift Wrap
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Come in for a special holiday craft and make your own gift wrap!...

Icon of the event Noon Year's Eve
Sat Dec 31, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Can't stay up til midnight? Ring in the New Year early! Join us for some Noon Year's Eve crafts, activities, and countdown to noon! A New Year's Eve program for the whole family. All ages welcome. Drop in. Groups of 10 or mor...

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 Jan 06
Fri Jan 13
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Fri Feb 03
Icon of the event  Palmerston Lego and Board Games Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join The Palmerston Lego and Board Games Club - the winter 2017 edition, five Mondays:...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 16
Mon Jan 23
Mon Jan 30
Mon Feb 06
Mon Feb 13
Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Hang out at the York Woods library for gaming with our Wii U. Play Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros and more! Every Tuesday from 4:00pm-5:00pm in Room 1. Ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 13
Tue Dec 20
Tue Dec 27
Tue Jan 03
Tue Jan 10
Icon of the event Family Literacy Month: Family Building Blocks
Sat Jan 14, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Bridlewood

Join us as we celebrate Family Literacy Month by using Lego as a connecting element that will encourage caregivers and their children to read together in order to follow instructions, build, and create.

Icon of the event Knit & Lit
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Are you a knitter or have always wanted to learn? Bring your needles and yarn and join us the first Wednesday of the month to share ideas, skills or knit socially....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 04
Wed Feb 01
Wed Mar 01
Wed Apr 05
Icon of the event Lego Challenge
Thu Jan 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Design, build and compete in a Lego Challenge! Work in teams or individually. All ages of children welcome. Groups of 10 or more must register.

Icon of the event 150 Reasons: Mural Project with VIBE Arts
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Help celebrate Canada's upcoming 150th birthday. Participate in painting murals that will be displayed in TTC subway stations during summer 2017. This is a ten-week session that will be led by a local artist. This program is ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 15
Thu Dec 22
Icon of the event Lunchtime Gaming
11:45 am - 12:30 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:
Wed Dec 14