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Icon of the event Let's Draw
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The skill of drawing is not unlike the skill of speaking. You are trying to make a point. Help your language along visually, draw, talk and network here at the Library!


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 29
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Icon of the event Literary Speed Dating
Fri Aug 19, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Literary Speed Dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a cute book-themed twist. Participants are given five minutes to chat with e...

Icon of the event Puppet Show : The Umbrella Thief
Wed Aug 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Locke

Kiri Mama plans to open an umbrella stand. Someone or something keeps stealing his umbrellas. For ages 3 and up.

Icon of the event Hiss-Story of Snakes
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Want to find out about snakes? Come and meet a real live snake!...

Icon of the event Paper Arts
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Paper sculpting, paper creations, paper formations, paper as a medium, recycled paper, kirigami. Paper, paper everywhere, help us do something with it. We will meet on the last Friday of the month to explore our options and...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 26
Icon of the event Mid Summer Special - WHIMZ Live Animals
Tue Jul 26, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Locke

Meet small animals - furry, feathered or scaled - up close! Learn something about them, and maybe even pet them or take your picture with them. A hands-on, fun educational time with animals. For ages 3 years and up. Daycar...

Icon of the event The Twisted Ones Magic and Balloons
Wed Jul 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show that is packed with games, incredible balloon costumes, magic, cool music and lots of wide smiles. Ages 4-12. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Hands on Exotics
Thu Jul 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Hands on Exotics presents the Stars of Safari, AUSTRALIA. Children will meet a Red Kangaroo and other exotic animals. Registration begins June 14th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Youth Cartooning & Animation
Wed Jul 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Animator and character designer, Enzo Avolio, leads this exciting workshop for youth. Enzo has over 20 years of experience and has animated for both Warner Bros. and Disney T.V. He has designed characters on shows such as G...

Icon of the event Wild and Crazy Fun Tuesdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

For ages 6 years and up. Pick up your ticket 1/2 hour before the program begins. Limit of 20 children per session....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 09
Tue Aug 23