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Icon of the event Art for Tots
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Children will explore art materials and techniques, including clay, paint, pastel and collage. Ages 2-4. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 27
Mon Dec 04
Mon Dec 11
Mon Dec 18
Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Enjoy a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 25
Sat Dec 02
Sat Dec 09
Sat Dec 16
Sat Dec 23
Icon of the event Winter BINGO!
Sat Dec 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will enjoy a fun game of Library Winter BINGO and possibly win a prize! Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Registration begins Nov. 16th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Winter Holiday Craft
Sat Dec 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spread holiday cheer by creating a craft for the holidays to brighten up your home! For Children 6-12 years old. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Registration begins Nov. 9th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event P.A. Day LEGO
Fri Dec 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your P.A. Day at the library! Children 6-9 years old will create with LEGO!...

Icon of the event Holiday Open House
Wed Nov 29, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us as we celebrate the holiday season together. Help us put up and decorate our Christmas tree. Refreshments provided....

Icon of the event After School Chess for Kids
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us on Wednesday's for after-school Chess. You can learn the basics of the game, the rules, some strategies, and even learn how to play using a Chess time-clock. Have fun learning and playing with your friends or challeng...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 29
Icon of the event Electric Perfume
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

In this workshop, artists from Electric Perfume will provide an overview of the documentation practises and archival considerations when creating technology based art-works for public exhibition. Topics of discussion include ...

Icon of the event Winter & Holiday Storytime: Let it Snow!
Fri Dec 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Warm yourself up this PA Day with a winter-themed storytime. Listen to stories, sing songs, and create a small craft at the end. All materials provided....

Icon of the event Pirate Party
Mon Mar 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Arrgh, shiver-me-timbers!!!...

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.