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Icon of the event After School Club - Monster Mash!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

RAWR! Doom and darkness, it's monster time at the library! Come create scary, nightmarish, teeth chomping, crafts each Tuesday this October. Take your creations home, and scare your loved ones! Ages 6-12....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 17
Tue Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Icon of the event Making Salt Clay from Scratch
Mon Sep 25, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Messy participants are invited to make clay from scratch and create their own 'stone tablets.' Ages 7 to 12 years. Register in person at the Children's desk or call 416-396-8850 to register. Limited space.

Icon of the event Pop Tab Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Taylor Memorial

Learn how to create beautiful jewellery and purses using pop tabs, this will be a two week course. Friday October 27, and November 3.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Icon of the event Games Night
6:30 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Join in with other adults every Tuesday night and enjoy playing games....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 17
Tue Oct 24
Icon of the event Capture the Figure
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants will learn basic photographic techniques including lighting and composition. They will then practice the techniques by producing a series of portraits. Participants are recommended to bring their own digital came...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 07
Sat Oct 21
Sat Nov 11
Icon of the event Tournament Fridays
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

The Youth Hub at Cedarbrae Library presents video game tournaments on the first friday of each month....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 06
Fri Nov 03
Fri Dec 01
Fri Jan 05
Icon of the event Manga Workshop for Teens
Fri Oct 13, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join well-know Canadian comic book artist and illustrator, Eric Kim as he guides participants in writing their own manga strips. Learn to explore story plotlines while your create fun and action stories in this free workshop...

Icon of the event Chess Club (For Kids)
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Learn the game and play against your friends or challenge new opponents. All levels are welcome. Must be 6-12 years old. Call 416-393-7712 or speak to staff to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 04
Wed Oct 11
Wed Oct 18
Wed Oct 25
Icon of the event Lunch Time Video Games
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Come to the library to eat your lunch and play video games in the program room on the lower level. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 29
Fri Oct 13
Fri Oct 20
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 03
Icon of the event Seed Archiving Workshop
Mon Oct 30, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants will study the plants in the neighbourhood and also learn how to gather seeds to grow them again. Ages 6 to 12 years. To register, call 416-396-8850 or register in person at the branch.