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Icon of the event Grow Milkweeds for Monarch Butterflies!
Sat Sep 22, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Help save the endangered monarch butterflies by growing milkweed plants! Fall is prime time to plant milkweed seeds and a member from the Toronto Master Gardeners will show you how. Drop-in to learn about milkweeds, the food ...

Icon of the event Poetry Got a Hold On Me
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

The Scarborough Poetry Club offers a series of workshops engaging participants in the art of poetry crafting (writing, revising, presenting). Selected participants will also develop leadership skills through a mentorship proc...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 08
Sat Oct 06
Icon of the event The Pokémon Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Whether you're a new or expert Pokémon Trainer, everyone is welcome! Show off your Pokémon knowledge and research skills by exploring the library in our exciting Pokémon scavenger hunt for free cards! Bring in your old Pokémo...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 07
Fri Oct 05
Fri Nov 02
Fri Dec 07
Icon of the event The Pokémon Club
Fri Sep 07, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Malvern

Whether you're a new or expert Pokémon Trainer, everyone is welcome! Show off your Pokémon knowledge and research skills by exploring the library in our exciting Pokémon scavenger hunt for free cards! Bring in your old Pokémo...

Icon of the event Chess Club
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Join us on the first Tuesday of every month for some casual and friendly chess matches. New and experienced players welcome! ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 04
Tue Oct 02
Icon of the event DIY Succulent Plant Arrangements Workshop - FULL
Sat Sep 01, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Join us for a DIY workshop to build your very own succulent plant arrangements! Participants will learn how to take care of their succulent plants as well as tips and tricks for building their own plant creations to take hom...

Icon of the event End of Summer Virtual Reality
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Join us for an evening of Virtual Reality gaming and programs. This monthly program will explore various VR titles as a hands-on introduction to VR. Drop-In.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 29
Thu Aug 30
Fri Aug 31
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 Aug 27
Mon Sep 24
Icon of the event Science Lab Escape Room
Thu Aug 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Malvern

You think you have the skills and the wits? Find out the scientist's secret discovery by solving a series of clues and puzzles and escape from the lab in a race against time! Drop-in.

Icon of the event Glow in the Dark Jar Lights
Wed Aug 22, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Malvern

Arts and Technology project for this week will be making your own firefly lights in a jar using glow-sticks and jars provided by the library.