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Icon of the event Knitting  and CrochetingGroup
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters, please come to this free drop-in program. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Volunteers will...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 25
Icon of the event Pokémon Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Whether you're a new or expert Pokémon Trainer, everyone is welcome to our club at York Woods! Show off your Pokémon knowledge and research skills in our exciting Pokémon scavenger hunt for free cards!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 24
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 21
Fri Oct 05
Icon of the event Sidewalk Chalk
Wed Aug 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fort York

Let's decorate the back patio of the library with sidewalk chalk! Program will be held outside (weather permitting). All ages welcome. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event FINAL Summer Video Game Fun
Wed Aug 22, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Fort York

We're calling all gamerz! ...

Icon of the event Bingo!
Tue Aug 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fort York

Join us for a game of Bingo. You could be a winner! For children of all ages (younger children must be accompanied by an adult). Drop in.

Icon of the event Summer Wonder Creativity Challenges
Fri Aug 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fort York

Each week throughout the summer, we rotated creativity challenges. Here's a chance to try out any you may have missed! KEVA planks and all other supplies will be provided. Drop in, no registration required.

Icon of the event #BoredomBusters
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Bored on your PA Day? Join us for a fun activity! Ages 4-12 welcome. Groups of 10 or more please register.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 05
Fri Nov 16
Fri Dec 07
Icon of the event Identify Trees In Your Neighbourhood
Tue Nov 20, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Port Union

Have you ever wondered what kind of trees grow in your neighbourhood? Using the Tree Bee web identification tool, a member of Forests Ontario will show you how to identify trees and help you learn more about forests and the t...

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 Aug 21
Tue Aug 28
Tue Sep 04
Tue Sep 11
Tue Sep 18
Icon of the event After School Club: Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Compete and play games using our WiiU and other console games! Ages 6-12 years, drop in. No registration required. No groups permitted. Every Tuesday in November from 4-5pm in Room 1.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 06
Tue Nov 13
Tue Nov 20
Tue Nov 27