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Icon of the event Teen Interest/Hobby Groups
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Drop in and spend one hour in the library. We have three volunteer-run groups in one room:...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 21
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event Watercolour Painting for Teens
Wed Sep 14, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

In this program you will learn the basics of watercolour through a variety of fun activities and techniques. At the end of this program you will be able to bring home your own pieces of artwork....

Icon of the event Halloween Arts & Crafts
Wed Oct 26, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: Leaside

Create something spooky for Halloween!...

Icon of the event Learn the Art of Quilling
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Learn the art of quilling (paper filigree work) in this four week series. Taught by Yolanda Aguilera....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 02
Wed Nov 09
Wed Nov 16
Wed Nov 23
Icon of the event Saturday Crafternoons
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maryvale

Drop in for some seasonal crafting fun. No registration required. Limited to 20 kids ages 7 - 12.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 29
Sat Nov 26
Sat Dec 10
Icon of the event Lego Club @ Leaside
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Join the club! Build something good with LEGO! For Ages 5 - 12!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Thu Oct 27
Icon of the event Chess club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Drop in to play chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. All ages and levels are welcome. Chess sets and clocks provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 03
Sat Sep 10
Sat Sep 17
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 01
Icon of the event Repair Café
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albion

Get broken items fixed for free and learn while doing it!...

Icon of the event Putting Your Garden to Bed
Thu Sep 15, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Steeles

From dealing with fallen leaves, to winterizing your rain barrel and preparing your garden beds for winter, join Toronto and Region Conservation to learn what to do this fall for a healthy, beautiful yard year round. Particip...

Icon of the event Play, It?s for Kids and Parents too! Program with Toronto Public Health
Wed Aug 31, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albion

Learn how to play simple group games with your children and how play promotes healthy active lifestyles! Ages 8 ? 12. Caregivers must attend with children. Register in person or call 416-394-5170.