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Icon of the event Creative Writing  Workshop
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 20, 2018 - Sat Mar 31, 2018
Location: Cedarbrae

Imagine, Create and Share! Explore the various tools and techniques of Creative Writing and become a master storyteller in this fun, free and interactive workshop conducted by Students of English Literature and Film at Univer...

Icon of the event After School Chess for Kids
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us on Wednesday's for after-school Chess. You can learn the basics of the game, the rules, some strategies, and even learn how to play using a Chess time-clock. Have fun using our 3D printed chess pieces while learning a...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 24
Wed Jan 31
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Icon of the event Paint with Me
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for an afternoon of colour, beauty and paint! Follow step by step instructions to create your very own canvas painting! Bring your creativity, imagination and painting skills for an afternoon of fun!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 15
Thu Mar 22
Thu Apr 19
Icon of the event Murder Mystery Games
Wed Feb 07, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Will you be the victim trying to avoid a grisly fate or the murderer trying not to get caught? Join us for murder mystery mayhem to find out your fate!...

Icon of the event Weekend Video Gaming
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Join us in the library Saturday afternoon for video game multiplayer matches. Some of the games include: NBA 2K17, Injustice, Rayman Origins, Naruto, and Blur....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 20
Sat Feb 03
Sat Feb 17
Icon of the event Colour with Me
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for an evening of adult coloring....relax, listen and create! Improve your creative skills with detailed coloring projects from intricate designs to colorful mandalas....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 07
Wed Mar 21
Wed Apr 11
Icon of the event Knitters Drop In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn and knitting!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Mon Feb 12
Mon Feb 26
Icon of the event Board Game Night
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Board games are great for keeping your brain fit and healthy! Join us for an evening of strategy, competition and fun! Play one of our board games, or bring a board game you wish to share with other board game fans! Clue, Jen...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 01
Thu Mar 01
Thu Apr 05
Icon of the event Valentine Pop Up Craft
Sat Feb 10, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Dawes Road

Make your own Valentine Card or another pop up craft.

Icon of the event Grow Native Ontario Plants for the Bees!
Sat Apr 07, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Help stop the decline of honeybees and other bee species by growing a pollinator-friendly garden with plants native to Ontario!...