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Icon of the event Chess for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Thursday, 4-5 p.m.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 28
Thu Sep 06
Thu Sep 13
Thu Sep 20
Thu Sep 27
Icon of the event Button Making
Tue Jul 24, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Design and create your own button using our button maker. Great for wearing or gifting!...

Icon of the event Perler Beads
Tue Aug 14, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Make a charm out of Perler beads. Turn your charm into a small functional item. Great for gifting!...

Icon of the event Mini Macramé
Tue Jul 31, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Bring out your inner hippie and learn to knot a miniature plant hanger.

Icon of the event Fun with Keva Planks, LEGO and Board Games
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Build and design with LEGO and KEVA Planks all summer long, play our board games too! Drop in. No registration required. Note that the program will run from 3pm to 5pm in the summer. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
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 10
Fri Aug 24
Icon of the event Sushi Making for Teens with chef Sang Kim
Fri Jul 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

A hands-on sushi making class presented by celebrated chef Sang Kim from Sushi Making for the Soul. For ages 12-19. Teens will learn how to make three different types of rolls while learning about the art of sushi-making. All...

Icon of the event Escape Room
Thu Aug 16, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Come solve our library-themed escape room and unlock a prize! Test your problem-solving and teamwork skills against the clock.

Icon of the event Bullet Journaling
Tue Aug 07, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Learn how to prepare a notebook and use it for bullet journaling, a planning and scheduling system for organizing your life. Materials will be provided.

Icon of the event Raising Monarch Butterflies Workshop with Carol Pasternak
Thu Sep 13, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Imagine holding a monarch butterfly in your hand! That's what you'll be able to do if you raise them yourself. At this fun event, author/educator Carol Pasternak, aka The Monarch Crusader, will teach you everything you need t...