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Icon of the event Christmas Tree Trimming
Tue Dec 15, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Enjoy holiday music as we create festive decorations for our Christmas Tree....

Icon of the event Makey Makey for TEENS!
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Don Mills

Participants will learn how to make bananas into a piano, high fives into a drum kit, and play-doh into a Super Mario game controller. A device called the Makey Makey, developed by students at MIT, helps us invent. It allows ...

Icon of the event Jewellery Making for Teens
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands-on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist....

Icon of the event PA Day:  Library Bingo!
Fri Jan 22, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Join us at the Pape/Danforth Branch on PA Day to play fun rounds of Bingo! Lots of chances to win prizes! Ages 3-6. Drop-in, no registration required....

Icon of the event Gotta catch 'em all - Pokémon Bash
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Come out and celebrate all things POKEMON at the library! Enjoy Pokémon quizzes, test your Pokémon knowledge, and explore all things Pokémon! To catch them is your real test, to train them is your cause! Ages 6-12. Drop-in....

Icon of the event PA Day:  Jeopardy!
Fri Jan 22, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come out and play the classic game of Jeopardy at your library. Compete against other kids your age and test your skills in challenging subjects! You might even win a prize! Ages 6-12. Drop-in, no registration required....

Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Looking for something to do after school? Join the after school club! We meet every Tuesday to make stuff, play games, do crafts, talk about books, and more! For kids ages 8-12. Please call 416-395-5440 for more information a...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 05
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 19
Tue Jan 26
Tue Feb 02
Icon of the event Art Workshop with Asha Rastogi
Mon Feb 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A wonderful opportunity to learn from an artist with 25 years of teaching experience! Asha has travelled extensively to teach, and held exhibitions of her work in Tokyo, Singapore, India and London....

Icon of the event Knit & Lit
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Are you a knitter or have always wanted to learn? Bring your needles and yarn and join us the first Wednesday of the month to share ideas, skills or knit socially....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 02
Wed Jan 06
Wed Feb 03
Wed Mar 02
Icon of the event Ultimate Lego Challenge
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Build objects out of Lego© as quickly as you can. When the bell sounds ? time is up! Drop the Lego and show us what you got. 4 new building challenges and only 10 minutes to put it all together. Suitable for children 6-12 yea...