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Icon of the event Origami with Chris
Sat May 17, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by creating ninja stars and wheeling tops by folding paper! Chris will teach you how to make origami that is decorative but can also move! Throw your ninja star and spin that top! Materials will...

Icon of the event DIY @ Your Library: Make your own Bath Fizzy
Fri May 09, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Don Mills

Are you looking for the perfect gift for Mother's Day? Why not give the gift of a luxurious bath fizzy? Create your own bath fizzy and give Mom a special treat! For ages 12-19. Space is limited, please register in person or b...

Icon of the event Calling All Cooks
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Pape/Danforth

Ages 4+. Please register. Make or bake your favourite "dish" (sweet or savoury) Bring it, along with the recipe to the library...

Icon of the event LEGO Challenge
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Are you a master builder? Do you hate following the instructions? Join your fellow LEGO masters in this series of fast paced LEGO building challenges. The top creations will win prizes and be put on display in the branch. Ple...

Icon of the event Solo travel: 6 things you absolutely must know
Mon May 05, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

From how fantastic solo travel is to how to make it fantastic, Janice Waugh will share stories, advice and wisdom from her travels alone.

Icon of the event DIY @ Your Library: Make your own Duct Tape Wallet
Fri Jun 13, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Don Mills

Learn how to make your own sturdy wallet using coloured duct tape. Create and design a personalized wallet to use or give for Father's Day! For ages 12-19. Space is limited, please call to register in person or by phone at 41...

Icon of the event Watercolours inspired by Emily Carr
Thu May 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

The art and soul of Canadian icon Emily Carr will be the inspiration for this watercolour painting workshop led by artist Asha. All materials supplied. Space is limited. Please call 416-395-5710 to register.

Icon of the event Tween Thursdays!
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 8-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Make new friends and share some laughs while making wearable jewerly, desi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 10
Icon of the event Make it and Fly It:   Paper AirplaneFun
Tue Jul 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us to make paper airplanes, then race them to see how they perform. Ages 6+ Space is limited. Please register

Icon of the event World Cup Wrap-Up Party!
Tue Jul 15, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Winners of the soccer pool will be announced. Tackle a tournament of soccer on the Wii! Refreshments and snacks will be served. Ages 10 and up.