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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Saturday from 2-4. Drop in - no registration required. Co-sponsored with


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Sat Mar 12
Sat Mar 19
Icon of the event Afterschool Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Register and join our Afterschool Club. Each month is a new series of activities. Ages 8-12 in Room 1. Limited space. No groups permitted. No afterschool club will be running in March or June.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 22
Mon Apr 04
Mon Apr 11
Mon Apr 18
Mon May 02
Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Queen/Saulter

Join our Lego Club where you can create, build and use your imagination! Drop-in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 25
Thu Mar 31
Icon of the event Knit & Lit
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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 Mar 02
Wed Apr 06
Wed May 04
Wed Jun 01
Icon of the event Button Making
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Design and create your own button during March Break! Ages 5-12. Limited supplies. No groups permitted.

Icon of the event March Break Bingo
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Play B-I-N-G-O with us and win prizes! All ages welcome. Children under 5 need caregiver supervision. Limited bingo cards. No groups permitted.

Icon of the event Ultimate Lego Challenge
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Build objects out of Lego© as quickly as you can. When the bell sounds ? time is up! Drop the Lego and show us what you got. 4 new building challenges and only 10 minutes to put it all together. Suitable for children 6-12 yea...

Icon of the event Pokémon Battle Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Practice your Pokémon play skills against other Pokémon trainers! In this program, you will get to compete for fun against other trainers in a tournament-style showdown....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 13
Wed Apr 27
Wed May 11
Wed May 25
Wed Jun 08
Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Queen/Saulter

Join our Lego Club where you can create, build and use your imagination! Drop-in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 28
Thu May 26
Icon of the event Origami with Chris
Sat May 14, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

Do you enjoy origami? Come join Chris at the York Wood Branch on Saturday May 14th at 3:00pm to learn the art and be one step closer to becoming an origami master. All ages welcome. Limited space.