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Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 10, 2015 - Sat Jun 27, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event Greening Your Grounds - Rain Gardens
Tue Sep 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Greening Your Ground: Rain Gardens...

Icon of the event Thorncliffe Branch Knitting Club (Fridays)
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Knit a bit or a lot! Learn to knit or bring your own project and enjoy knitting with others. Teens and adults of all skill levels are welcome to attend these fun afternoons of knitting and other fibre arts. Please bring your ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 12
Fri Sep 18
Icon of the event Leaside Needleworx Group (Knitting and Crocheting @ the Library)
10:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

Bring your own projects or start something new. Limited supplies/instruction will be available for beginners. Everyone welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 05
Fri Jun 12
Fri Jun 19
Fri Jun 26
Icon of the event CHESS CLUB FOR ADULTS
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Interested in playing chess? This program is open to beginners and experienced players alike. Tips and techniques provided as required.This program is for Teens and Adults. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. For inquiries and registrati...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
Tue Jun 23
Icon of the event TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Torch Relay Drop-In
Wed Jul 08, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Locke

Wear your sports gear to celebrate the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Torch Relay and make a craft to cheer on the Torch Relay. Recommended for ages 6 and up. Younger children will need help of a caregiver.

Icon of the event Tatting, anyone?
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Drop in and spend some time with fellow Tatters. Everyone welcome regardless of experience. Co-sponsored with Fringe Tatters. Visit www.FringeTatters.ca for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 22
Icon of the event Riverside Eats and Beats - Ready, Set, Play!
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Queen/Saulter

Explore your imagination with face painting and model making. Free. Materials will be provided. This event is part of the Riverside Eats and Beats festival happening outside the Queen/Saulter Library on Queen Street East fro...

Icon of the event Seeds and Gardening
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Learn how to save seeds in the city with the Toronto Seed Library. In this all-ages information session, we'll be reviewing the basics of seed libraries and seed saving plus have free seeds on hand for everyone. There will al...

Icon of the event Rug Hooking
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Join fellow rug hookers as we get together to work on individual projects. Bring your lunch and enjoy our friendly, supportive group. All skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own project. Group meets monthly from 12 to...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 27
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 22