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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 Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 21
Fri Apr 28
Fri May 05
Fri May 12
Icon of the event After School Club - Camp Half-Blood Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Do you feel the need for adventure? Do strange things happen to you? Is your math teacher a monster? (No, I mean for real!) Then join us this April at Camp Half-Blood as we explore the world of Percy Jackson and the Olympian...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 04
Tue Apr 11
Tue Apr 18
Tue Apr 25
Icon of the event Maker Monday: Origami Valentine's Cards
Mon Feb 13, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a FREE program on learning how to make different Valentine's cards out of origami! Make a heart or a secret note for a friend or loved one....

Icon of the event Storytime:  Aliens & Outerspace
Fri Jan 20, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Look out your window and up to the skies, because the aliens are coming. Let's hope they're friendly! Join us for an "out of your world" storytime, and take home a craft. For ages 2-6....

Icon of the event Ukulele Club
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us and learn to play the Ukulele! Learn essential chords and strumming technique, and a new song each week. Bring your own Uke, or use one of ours!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 03
Fri Feb 10
Fri Feb 17
Icon of the event After School Club - Knitting for Kids!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Learn how to knit at the library! We'll show you basic techniques to get started. You might even get to take some of your creations home. Ages 6-12....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 02
Tue May 09
Icon of the event Chess in the Library for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us on Wednesday's for Chess in the Library. You can learn the basics of chess, the rules, some strategies or just have fun playing with your friends and challenging others....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 18
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 08
Wed Feb 15
Icon of the event Wii U Gaming for Kids
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

An afternoon of Wii U gaming fun. Games available include Super Smash Bros, Sonic Lost World, and Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games. For ages 6 and up....

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....