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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 06, 2014 - Sat Jun 27, 2015

Come and have fun playing chess. All ages, all levels welcome. Saturdays 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Icon of the event Mother's Day Cards
Thu May 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pleasant View

Come make your Mom a really cool and creative Mother's Day card and show how much you love her!

Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat May 09, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Albert Campbell

During Asian Heritage Month at Albert Campbell Branch, have fun while you learn the skilful and ancient art of Chinese Brush painting....

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month Origami Extravaganza
Thu May 28, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pleasant View

Come celebrate Asian Heritage Month and make some cool origami.

Icon of the event Leaside Garden Society
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

The Leaside Garden Society meets nine times a year for friendly and informative sessions on gardening topics. Visitors and new members are welcome. For information about monthly topics and other special events, please conta...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 14
Thu Jun 11
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Sat May 09
Sat May 16
Sat May 23
Icon of the event Asymmetrical Illusion Bead Stringing Jewellery
Tue May 05, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

No experience needed. For a small fee of just $5.00, all participants (ages 16+) will receive a kit including all components needed to complete a necklace and matching earings. Tools provided. Space is limited. Register at ...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day: Gardening
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Love to knit or crochet, or just learning? Join our friendly Tuesday evening group. Bring your own wool and needles.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 21
Tue May 05
Tue May 19
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 16
Icon of the event Leaside Needleworx Group
Fri Apr 24, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:45 am

Knitting and crocheting at the Library. Bring your own projects or start something new. Limited supplies/instruction will be available for beginners. Everyone welcome!...