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Icon of the event Scrabble Club
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join our club, meet new friends and have fun. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Jan 26
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
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 The World Inside and Around the Beehive
Mon Mar 26, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Anatole Yarmosh, a fourth generation hobby beekeeper and author of ?The World Inside and Around a Beehive? will share his knowledge of bees and of how to construct a small-scale hive....

Icon of the event Houseplants:  Our Constant Garden
Wed Apr 25, 2018 | 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: High Park

Many people today feel that growing houseplants is boring and that the real glory in gardening is growing outside. Not so! Each new study shows that houseplants are important to our health and mental well-being. This presenta...

Icon of the event Knit and Crochet Circle
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Want to learn how to knit or crochet with a fun group of people? Or want to share your skills with others? Drop in. No registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
Icon of the event DIY Glass Gem Magnets
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

Join us for a crafternoon at the library. These easy diy magnets can feature any picture/word/letter you want. Materials will be provided, however feel free to bring any of your own materials you would like to use. Ages 6-13...

Icon of the event York Woods Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Come join us in our Periodical Lounge for some casual chess. Players of all levels are welcome. A staff member will teach anyone who is interested in learning how to play.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
Icon of the event BINGO!
Mon Mar 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

Join us at the High Park Library for BINGO! Win great prizes and have fun playing everyone's favourite game. All ages....

Icon of the event Let's Paint Together
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

If you are a beginner or experienced artist, join us in our friendly, quiet, and relaxing atmosphere to paint together and meet new friends with similar interests in art and painting. All levels, most media (NO OIL please), a...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 21
Wed Mar 07
Wed Mar 21
Wed Apr 04
Icon of the event Pollinator-Friendly Gardening
Wed Apr 18, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

Did you know one of the greatest threats to all pollinators is the loss of habitat? Learn how you can play a role in creating pollinator habitat in your community. Get tips on making your garden more attractive to butterflies...