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Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Button Making
Fri Aug 21, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to make and design your own buttons....

Icon of the event Carnival Fun
Mon Aug 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will play some classic carnival games in the library. Registration begins July 17th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Minecraft Craft!
Wed Aug 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Woodside Square

Children, 8-12 years old, will make a Minecraft-themed craft. Registration begins July 8th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Frozen Sidewalk Chalk Party
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Beautify the street around our library using your imagination and FROZEN sidewalk chalk! Learn to make this clever drawing tool and play with some that is ready-made. This program is intended for both preschoolers & school-...

Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Wrap Party with Hanging Summer Spiral craft
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Get your Summer Reading Club certificate, and other surprizes....

Icon of the event Supreme Builder's Challenge
Wed Jul 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

In this program, children will be grouped and challenged to build the largest free-standing structure using unusual materials. Small prizes given to winning groups....

Icon of the event Board Game Bonanza
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for board games suitable for children of all ages. Games include but not limited to: Candy Land, Snakes & Ladders, Checkers, Connect 4, Scrabble, Catan and much more! This program is suitable for children over 4 yea...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 27
Mon Aug 03
Mon Aug 10
Icon of the event Digital Cameras and Open Online Courses
Mon Jul 20, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

In this session library staff will demonstrate how to access free open online courses on photography. In the second half, photography expert, Nicole Olds, will demonstrate how to use a Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) camera...

Icon of the event Board Games - Drop In!
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Drop into the library and play a variety of board games. This drop in is for children 4-12 years old. This program is on a first-come, first-serve basis because space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 17
Thu Aug 13
Icon of the event It's Play Time!  Create a fun Craft!
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a craft that is fun and creative! Registration begins June 6th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.