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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Want to learn to play Chess? or want to enjoy a challenging Chess game with other Chess fans? Come and join Chess in the Library Club....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 04
Sat Oct 11
Sat Oct 18
Sat Oct 25
Sat Nov 01
Icon of the event Duct Tape Greeting Cards
Sat Dec 20, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Bring your friends and make greeting cards for the Holidays out of Duct Tape. Ages 12 and up. Registration starts Sep.10, 2014.

Icon of the event Make and Use Sock Puppets
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Mr and Mrs. Sock Puppet will put on a puppet show to demonstrate how to turn an old sock into a talking sock puppet....

Icon of the event Make an LED Holiday Card
Sat Dec 13, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Learn how to make a holiday card that includes an LED light control. Your card will light up when you want it to! Perfect for Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas, New Year or a general holiday greeting....

Icon of the event Gaming Night!
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Challenge your friends to a game on the Wii, Xbox360 or PS3. Play some traditional board games with other teens. Join us in the Fairview program room (Room 2) from 6-7:30 pm for some gaming fun! Drop-ins welcome, no registrat...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 22
Wed Nov 05
Wed Nov 19
Icon of the event Ultimate Ugly Sweater Party!
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Make that sweater so ugly it's beautiful! Bring the corniest, cheesiest sweater you can find and add more cheese! We'll have some ornaments and other embellishments ready for you to make your ugly sweater even uglier....

Icon of the event How to Be a Zombie
Fri Oct 17, 2014 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Grghh! Arghh! Brainzz!...

Icon of the event After School Lego Club
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Have fun with Lego. Use your imagination; challenge yourself and others. No registration. For more information call 416-396-8952. Open to kids in grades 4-6.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 02
Thu Oct 09
Thu Oct 23
Thu Oct 30
Thu Nov 06
Icon of the event Science Experiment Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

What happens when you rub a balloon against your head? What happens when you mix vinegar and baking soda? Come and find out for yourself! Join us these cool science experiments and more. For ages 8-12. Registration begins Oct...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 07
Fri Nov 14
Fri Nov 21
Fri Nov 28
Icon of the event Adventures with Structures
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Chellenge yourself, team up with your friends, and use K'nex to build bridges that can hold weight without collapsing. Ages 12 and up. Registration starts Sep. 10, 2014.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 11
Sat Nov 15