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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 06, 2014 - Sat Jun 27, 2015
Humberwood

Come and have fun playing chess. All ages, all levels welcome. Saturdays 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Icon of the event Awesome After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Looking for something to do after school? Interested in writing, art, technology, LEGO, games and making cool things? Come hang out at the Don Mills Branch for our weekly club with tons of fun activities. Bring your friends o...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Icon of the event DIY @ Your Library: Origami Art for Teens
Fri May 15, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by learning how to fold a Japanese traditional paper craft. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, please register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710

Icon of the event Shrinky Dinks for Teens!
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Transform any image into a hardened piece of plastic with Shrinky Dinks! Create a meaningful keepsake, pendant, and more. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Origami Making Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Have you tried the Japanese art of paper folding, origami? Come and make your own origami creations to take home!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 24
Icon of the event Vermicomposting: Gardening Series
Fri Apr 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Vermicomposting, or worm composting, is a great way to convert household garbage into nutrient fertilizer. Learn the basics of vermicomposting in this session. This workshop is presented by Dallington Pollinators Garden. To r...

Icon of the event Get UR Game On!
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Lunch Time - 11:45 AM ? 12:30 PM....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 11
Mon Jun 08
Icon of the event Minute to Win It!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Can you complete crazy challenges with everyday objects in just one minute? You have just ONE minute to WIN IT! Join us for fun competitive games that will test your skill and speed!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 08
Fri May 15
Fri May 22
Fri May 29
Icon of the event Painting Outdoors for Teens!
Tue Jul 28, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Capture the world on your canvas and paint in the great outdoors! Program will take place outside, in Don Mills Branch's outdoor space. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Paper-Crafternoon
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Come celebrate Asian Heritage Month by trying your hand at the Japanese art of origami and other awesome papercraft. Choose from a range of paper-folding patterns including some of your favourite pop culture and gaming icons....