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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 Apr 03
Tue Apr 10
Tue Apr 17
Tue Apr 24
Tue Jun 05
Icon of the event Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Wed May 16, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Cycle Toronto will show you the basics of how to maintain your bike in this hands-on workshop. Topics include: safety checks, pumping your tires, tightening your brakes, lubing your chain, and ensuring your bike is the right ...

Icon of the event Drop In Craft
10:00 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Drop into the branch any time between 10 am and 3 pm to make a craft.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 24
Sat Mar 31
Sat Apr 07
Sat Apr 14
Sat Apr 21
Icon of the event Crafternoon and Games Past Noon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

Drop in every week for a storytime, fun activities and games ! Ages 6 to 12 in the children's area...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 24
Sat Mar 31
Icon of the event Pollinator-Friendly Gardening
Tue Jun 19, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

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...

Icon of the event Spring Awakening - Toronto Master Gardeners
Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Take the steps this spring to have your best garden ever! A Master Gardener will suggest the monthly tasks for your flower beds, veggie patch, shrubs and lawn. Plus enchanting photos to motivate you to action!

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 TD Summer Reading Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jun 23, 2018 - Fri Aug 31, 2018
Location: York Woods

Register for the TD Summer Reading Club starting Saturday June 23. Participate in programs, contests and more at the York Woods Branch! All contests close Saturday August 11, 2018 at 5pm.

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 Mar 20
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 03
Tue Apr 10
Tue Apr 17
Icon of the event Bone Bracelets
Sat Jun 02, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Kim Wheatley, Grandmother and Anishinaabe Ojibway band member of Shawanaga First Nation Reserve, will teach you the craft of traditional bone bracelets. All supplies will be provided.