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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 Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27
Icon of the event The Basics of Vegetable Gardening
Sat May 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Port Union

Discover the joy of growing your own food! A Master Gardener will talk about the importance of soil, how to make new garden beds and how to care for your plants. Learn when to start seeds indoors and when to direct seed in th...

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
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 in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Several community volunt...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 03
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 17
Sat Mar 24
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 Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27
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 27
Tue Apr 03
Tue Apr 10
Tue Apr 17
Tue Apr 24
Icon of the event Teen Gaming @Bloor/Gladstone
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Get your game on @ the library! Test your gaming skills on our consoles and challenge your friends....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 12
Icon of the event Perler Beads Mania
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for an afternoon of perler bead crafts. Drop in event. Groups of 10 or more please call to register. For more information call 416-393-7674.

Icon of the event After School Club: ESCAPE ROOM CHALLENGE!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Each week use your sleuthing skills to find clues, solve challenging puzzles and unlock a door to escape a locked room. Each series of challenges is based on a popular book -...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Icon of the event LEGO Fun
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Calling all LEGO fans! Use your imagination and creativity to construct awesome LEGO structures. This drop-in program is for ages 6-12 years. There will be a selection of books available to borrow. Parents can participate in ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 08
Icon of the event Video Game Narrative Workshop - FULL
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Become a master video game storyteller! Use Twine and similar tools to learn about story in games and then create your own choose-your-own-adventure type game. Ages 8-12....