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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 After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us on Wednesdays after school from 4-5pm for special activities and games. Take part in Lego challenges, arts & crafts, robotics & circuitry, and much more. Ages 6-12. Drop in! No registration required. Call 416-393-7746...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 24
Wed Jan 31
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Icon of the event Tabletop Gaming
Wed Mar 21, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Bring some friends and get your game on! Choose from our selection or bring your own....

Icon of the event Library Bingo
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Test your knowledge in a game of library bingo. Great prizes to win! Space is limited. Free tickets available at 1:30 on the day of the program.

Icon of the event Comics Crafts
Wed Mar 28, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Upcycle old comic books into bookmarks and more! All supplies provided....

Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Play SuperSmash Bros, Mario Kart and more using our WiiU! For children ages 6-12 in Room 1, monthly on select Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00pm. Drop in, no registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
Tue Feb 27
Tue Apr 03
Icon of the event Board Games Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Board games are great for keeping your brain fit, and healthy! Join us for an evening of strategy, competition and fun! Bring a board game you wish to share and play with other board games fans!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 26
Mon Apr 30
Icon of the event Let's Get Crafty!
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Come to the library to make a neat craft that you can take home with you! All supplies will be provided. Space is limited. Free tickets available at 1:30 on the day of the program.

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 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...