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Icon of the event Caribbean Food Demo - Pepper Pot
Tue Jul 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as we celebrate Toronto Carnival with an infamous Pepper Pot recipe.

Icon of the event Paint With Me for Adults-Caribbean Edition
Thu Aug 02, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as we celebrate Toronto Carnival at the library with a painting class for adults. We will be painting Caribbean landscapes.

Icon of the event Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Tue May 29, 2018 - Mon Oct 15, 2018
Location: Agincourt

Join us every Tuesday from 6-7pm for some friendly chess matches in a welcoming environment. All skill levels are welcome, from beginners to grand masters. If you've never played before, there will be someone to guide you. Op...

Icon of the event Repair Café
Sat Jul 21, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Queen/Saulter

Get broken items fixed for free and learn while doing it! We'll have fixers for computers, electronics, small appliances and furniture, clothes, jewellery, book and paper repair, bikes and more. For whatever you need fixin',...

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 May 28
Icon of the event REGISTRATION FULL. WAIT LIST. Sushi Making for Adults
Thu May 24, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Queen/Saulter

A hands-on sushi making class presented by celebrated chef Sang Kim from Sushi Making for the Soul. Learn how to make three different types of rolls while learning about the art of sushi-making. No prior experience required...

Icon of the event Rug Hooking
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Join fellow rug hookers as we get together to work on individual projects. Bring your lunch and enjoy our friendly, supportive group. All skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own project. Group meets monthly from 12 to...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 26
Sat Jun 23
Sat Jul 21
Sat Aug 18
Icon of the event Creative Yarn Works
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Do you knit or crochet? Come out and enjoy knitting and crocheting in the library, every Thursday from 6-8 pm. Beginners are welcome. We will help you learn. Bring you own needles and wool. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 24
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 07
Thu Jun 14
Thu Jun 21
Icon of the event 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Thu May 24, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

Get inspired and see ideas for making better use of the space you have! Learn a step-by-step method for planning your garden, visual tricks to virtually expand your space and ideas for going vertical. Get suggestions for wha...

Icon of the event Carnival MASquerade
Mon Jul 30, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as we celebrate Toronto Carnival at the library with a Carnival Mask Craft for all ages.