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Icon of the event Noon Year's Eve
Sat Dec 31, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Can't stay up til midnight? Ring in the New Year early! Join us for some Noon Year's Eve crafts, activities, and countdown to noon! A New Year's Eve program for the whole family. All ages welcome. Drop in. Groups of 10 or mor...

Icon of the event Birding 101
Tue Mar 21, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Long Branch

The spring migration is on, join birding expert Monika Croydon for great tips on birding in Toronto.

Icon of the event Paint With Me
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Create your own unique work of art with Artist Erin Reece in a guided 'paintshop' using acrylic and canvas mediums. Each participant will be taught step by step to help recreate their own creation. Be inspired while enjoyin...

Icon of the event Knitting & Crocheting Circle
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Whether you're an avid knitter or just a beginner, come join us for an informal time of knitting and crocheting....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Icon of the event A Greek Christmas: A Family Celebration in Greek
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come celebrate the holidays with songs & stories in Greek! Have fun making a Christmas craft with presenter Danai Florou. Ages 2-6....

Icon of the event Loom Bands
Tue Dec 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Create and design your very own Loom Band creation! Ages 6-12, drop in. No groups of 10 or more.

Icon of the event 150 Reasons: Mural Project with VIBE Arts
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Help celebrate Canada's upcoming 150th birthday. Participate in painting murals that will be displayed in TTC subway stations during summer 2017. This is a ten-week session that will be led by a local artist. This program is ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Thu Dec 22
Icon of the event NEW YEAR BINGO
Thu Jan 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Join us for a fun winter BINGO. Great prizes. For children ages 6 to 12.

Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Hang out at the York Woods library for gaming with our Wii U. Play Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros and more! Every Tuesday from 4:00pm-5:00pm in Room 1. Ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 06
Tue Dec 13
Tue Dec 20
Tue Dec 27
Tue Jan 03
Icon of the event Magic Tricks Workshop
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join WonderPhil and learn easy magic tricks that can be performed with everyday objects, usually found around the house. Entertain your friends and family by making things seemingly disappear, appear, be torn and restored, an...