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Icon of the event Let's Paint Together
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

If you are a beginner or experienced artist, join us on the first Wednesday of every month in our friendly, quiet, and relaxing atmosphere to paint together and meet new friends with similar interests in art and painting. All...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 06
Icon of the event Carnival MASquerade
Mon Jul 30, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as we celebrate Toronto Carnival at the library with a Carnival Mask Craft for all ages.

Icon of the event Caribbean Food Demo - Pepper Pot
Tue Jul 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as we celebrate Toronto Carnival with an infamous Pepper Pot recipe.

Icon of the event Paint With Me for Adults-Caribbean Edition
Thu Aug 02, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as we celebrate Toronto Carnival at the library with a painting class for adults. We will be painting Caribbean landscapes.

Icon of the event Knitting & Crocheting Club
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Bring your needles & yarn and join us every Thursday for a couple of hours of lively conversation while you work on your knitting or crocheting. No registration needed. For more information visit or call the Branch at 416-396...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 24
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 07
Thu Jun 14
Thu Jun 21
Icon of the event Long Branch Knitters
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn to knit? Bring your own needles and yarn or use the ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 24
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 07
Thu Jun 14
Thu Jun 21
Icon of the event Family Colouring Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Alderwood

Go on an exciting adventure or enjoy some relaxing fun with crayons and markers!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
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 May 29
Tue Jun 05
Tue Jun 12
Tue Jun 19
Tue Jun 26
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club KEVA Planks and LEGO
Wed Aug 01, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: City Hall

Enjoy a LEGO and KEVA Planks innovation challenge during the TD Summer Reading Club. Drop in. No registration required

Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bayview

Join us for Asian Heritage Month and learn the skillful and ancient art of Chinese brush painting. Adults, older adults, and teens (13+) are welcome. All supplies will be provided. Limited to 15 participants per session. Cust...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 26