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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 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 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 Nature Loom
Tue Aug 21, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Wind down and learn to weave a small, decorative wall hanging using beads, branches and yarn. ...

Icon of the event Game On!
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Console video gaming for kids...and board games, too.No groups larger than 8.(Groups can call the branch to book a special visit).


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 22
Wed Aug 29
Icon of the event Grow Milkweeds for Monarch Butterflies!
Sat Oct 13, 2018 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Help save the endangered monarch butterflies by growing milkweed plants! Fall is prime time to plant milkweed seeds and a member from the Toronto Master Gardeners will show you how. Drop-in to learn about milkweeds, the food ...

Icon of the event Monday Makers
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

A different crafty activity every week from melt beads to modelling clay and more. No groups larger than 8.(Groups can call the branch to book a special visit).


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 20
Mon Aug 27
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.