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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 #Adulting: Cooking for Beginner's
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Learn basic knife skills and preparation techniques while making delicious vegetarian cold rolls....

Icon of the event Crafty March Break
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join us for a story and craft. For ages 4 and up. Please no groups.

Icon of the event Anti-Valentine's Day Party
Wed Feb 14, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Tired of Valentine's Day hype? Sick of hearing about love? Join our Anti-Valentine's Day party to escape the world of Cupid and red hearts....

Icon of the event Clueless in the Garden: A Guide for Beginners and Black Thumbs
Wed Apr 25, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Can you use garden soil in a container? Does it matter if you plant annuals or perennials? Should you use mulch or not? Gardening can be very satisfying, but when your plants don't thrive, it can be very frustrating too. Spen...

Icon of the event The Pokémon Club
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Join us this Spring while we talk, explore and hunt for Pokémon at Malvern Library!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 16
Fri Mar 02
Fri Mar 16
Fri Apr 06
Icon of the event Mom's Art Class: Glass Painting and Portraiture
10:15 am - 12:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

This 6 session workshop art series focuses on the art of portraits and glass painting....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 11
Wed Apr 18
Wed Apr 25
Wed May 02
Wed May 09
Icon of the event Repainting Perceptions: Free Art Classes
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

This project will consist of a series of portraiture/narrative painting workshops which will culminate in an exhibition and a public engagement piece. These workshops will provide space for Flemingdon Park and Thorncliffe res...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Wed Feb 28
Wed Mar 07
Icon of the event Jewellery Workshop
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Be creative and make your own jewellery. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited. Participants will work together in creating their own take-home products....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Icon of the event Art for Tots
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Children will explore art materials and techniques, including clay, paint, pastel and collage. Ages 2-4. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Mon Feb 12
Mon Feb 19