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Icon of the event Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jun 03, 2017 - Sat Dec 30, 2017
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Held every Saturday 11 am-12 pm. Players of all ages and levels are welcome. No registration required.

Icon of the event Seniors Maker Program
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brookbanks

April 27 Sun Catcher...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 22
Icon of the event Silk Flower Making Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A craft created in Japan, popular in Taiwan and China. Attend our monthly classes and have flowers all year round....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 23
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 25
Fri Sep 29
Icon of the event Scrabble Club
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Love words? Join our club, meet new friends and have fun. Drop in. Fridays.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 23
Fri Jun 30
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Icon of the event Leaside Needleworx Group (Knitting and Crocheting @ the Library)
10:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Bring your own projects or start something new. Everyone welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 23
Fri Jun 30
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Icon of the event Adult Colouring Afternoon
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humber Bay

What colour is calm? Join us for a relaxing afternoon of colouring. Supplies will be provided. No registration required for this drop in program.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 23
Fri Jun 30
Icon of the event All About 1867 - Canada's Great Lakes Ships and Shipwrecks
Fri Jun 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Cris Kohl and Joan Forsberg, two of the Great Lakes' most prolific maritime historians and underwater photographers present the exciting stories of several Canadian ships from the year 1867, the year Canada became a country!

Icon of the event Knitting Circle @ the Library
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: New Toronto

Is knitting the new yoga? Come and try a realxing afternoon with a knitting circle. Bring a project you would like to work on! For more information call 416-394-5350. 1:30-3:30....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 23
Icon of the event Show & Tell: Storytelling at the Library
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Everybody has a story to tell. Bring an object and join us for a show and tell program. Make connections with others in your community while working with researchers from the University of Toronto to shape your stories and me...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 23
Icon of the event All About 1867 - Canada's Great Lakes Ships and Shipwrecks
Fri Jun 23, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Discover the exciting stories of several Canadian ships from the year 1867, the year Canada became a country!...