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Icon of the event Summer Chess Club
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Interested in learning how to play Chess? Then join us on Friday afternoons in July and August for our Summer Chess Club. Participants will be using our 3D printed chess sets and our custom outdoor chess tables. The focus wil...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 08
Fri Jul 15
Fri Jul 22
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Icon of the event Handraising Monarch Butterflies
Sat Jul 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn all about the Monarch Butterfly and how to raise one at home!...

Icon of the event Jewellery Making for Kids
Tue Jul 05, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn to make beautiful jewellery with different materials and techniques. All tools and materials will be provided....

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club and Eid Celebration
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Celebrate the beginning of the TD Summer Reading Club and Eid al-Fitr. Join us for an afternoon of face painting, henna, crafts, games and more!...

Icon of the event Sanderson's Wild Catapult Competition!
Tue Jul 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Come build a catapult and put it to the test with different activities and some friendly competition!...

Icon of the event Happy Birthday, Harry Potter!
Fri Jul 29, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us and celebrate our favourite wizard's birthday, and the release of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child". Make your own golden snitch, try your hand at tessomancy (the art of reading tea leaves), and perfect your calligr...

Icon of the event Sanderson's Wild Trivia Challenge!
Tue Jul 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Come take part in some wild trivia! Answer some questions, score some points and most importantly, win prizes! Questions are designed for ages 8-12....

Icon of the event Sanderson's Wild Lego Competition!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Whether it's through building the tallest tower, building the strongest bridge or one of the other challenges, come and put your Lego skills to the test in this friendly competition!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 05
Tue Aug 09
Icon of the event The Art of the Steel Pan
Mon Jul 25, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us in celebrating Caribana with the famous Forest Creek Steel Orchestra. They will take you through the history of the steel pan, its importance during the Caribbean Carnival and will end it off with a live performance.

Icon of the event Where in the world is this?
Ongoing event running from Wed Jun 01, 2016 - Thu Jun 30, 2016
Location: Cedarbrae

Answer all 5 questions of our Travel Contest to enter the draw and win some exciting prizes!...