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Icon of the event After School Club - XBOX Kinect Gaming Zone
3:30 pm - 5:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Hey kids, are you 8-13 years old and want to test your XBOX Kinect gaming skills against other kids? Fun & active games that you control with your entire body, not a controller!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Icon of the event Family Literacy Month: Game Night
Mon Jan 23, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Drop in and play literacy-promoting board games like UpWords and Scrabble. Have fun, try something new, and get your game face on!...

Icon of the event Street Knit
6:15 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Put your needles together and help keep someone without a home warm this year. Patterns, wool and some needles are available, but all material contributions and donations are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 28
Tue Mar 28
Tue Apr 25
Icon of the event After School Club - Fractured Fairy Tale Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

In the far-away land of Toronto, a group of children listens to fairy tales. They perform their own stories, compete for the funniest fill-in-the-blank story, and predict what happens after "they all lived happily ever after....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 07
Tue Mar 21
Tue Mar 28
Icon of the event Design a Bookmark Contest!
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 02, 2017 - Fri Jan 20, 2017
Location: Spadina Road

Come into any branch of Toronto Public Library and pick up a bookmark design flyer. Create your design in the space as shown and drop it off at your local branch or bookmobile. Grand Award winners will each receive a book p...

Icon of the event You're My Jam, Valentine! - Card Making
Mon Feb 13, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Need last minute ideas for a card for a special Valentine? Come make a unique card to give to your special someone. All materials provided....

Icon of the event DIY Nebula Jars
Fri Jan 20, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Excited about space and 'out of your world' crafts? Join us this PA Day to create your own nebula in a bottle! Perfect for all space explorers! All materials provided....

Icon of the event St. Patrick's Day Storytime & Craft
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Wear something green and enjoy the luck o' the Irish at Pape/Danforth with a special St. Patrick's Day storytime & craft....

Icon of the event Snap It! Photography for Teens
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Calling all shutterbugs! Learn photography tips and tricks, unlock the potential of your digital camera, and explore the difference between a photograph and snapshot, what really makes a good photograph, and how to look at th...

Icon of the event Hop Like a Bunny Storytime
Thu Apr 13, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for stories & songs for Easter! Create a fun craft and get hopping at the library! Ages 2-6....