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Icon of the event Zentangle
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Bring out the artist in you. Create beautiful images by drawing simple lines. Fun and easy to learn. Ages 9 to 13. Pre-register in person or by phoning: 416-394-5200

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 Mar 29
Thu Apr 05
Thu Apr 12
Thu Apr 19
Thu Apr 26
Icon of the event LSP: Chess Club
11:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Chess Club members gather each week to play casual chess games. Players of all ages and strengths, especially newcomers are welcomed.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 31
Sat Apr 07
Sat Apr 14
Sat Apr 21
Sat Apr 28
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 Easter Egg Decorating
Thu Mar 29, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Join us in the Sanderson Youth Hub to decorate some eggs! Create your own beautiful eggs by using birthday candles and different colored dyes. There will be a limited number of eggs, so arrive early! ...

Icon of the event Knit and Go Drop-In
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Knitters and yarn enthusiasts, gather up your projects, yarn, and needles! Come to the Sanderson branch where we meet once a month to work on projects and share our passion for crafting. Also discover new books, DVDs, and man...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 14
Icon of the event Paint with Me
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for an afternoon of colour, beauty and paint! Follow step by step instructions to create your very own canvas painting! Bring your creativity, imagination and painting skills for an afternoon of fun!...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 19
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 Colour with Me
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for an evening of adult coloring....relax, listen and create! Improve your creative skills with detailed coloring projects from intricate designs to colorful mandalas.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 11
Icon of the event Tween Hub (9-12 years)
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us every Wednesday after school for gaming, crafts, robotics, music (and more!) in a space that's just for tweens. Drop in. No registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 28
Wed Apr 04
Wed Apr 11
Wed Apr 18
Wed Apr 25