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

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 23
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 06
Sat Jun 13
Sat Jun 20
Icon of the event Painting Outdoors for Teens!
Tue Jul 28, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Capture the world on your canvas and paint in the great outdoors! Program will take place outside, in Don Mills Branch's outdoor space. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Engineering Fun Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Put on your engineering hat and join us for Engineering Fun Club where you will learn cool science, experiment, build and test your ideas. Specially presented to you by the University of Toronto, you will have a blast in thes...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 01
Mon Jun 08
Mon Jun 15
Mon Jun 29
Icon of the event Games for Teens!
Tue Aug 04, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Do you have what it takes to be the champion? Test your skills in card games, board games, and on the PS3. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Creating Art with Felt
Thu Jul 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

Using colourful felt pieces, design and create a scene of your favourite sport, your favourite outdoor activity or your favourite thing to do over the summer! All materials will be provided. Ages 6 & up...

Icon of the event Tatting, anyone?
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Drop in and spend some time with fellow Tatters. Everyone welcome regardless of experience. Co-sponsored with Fringe Tatters. Visit www.FringeTatters.ca for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 23
Sat Jun 27
Icon of the event Shrinky Dinks for Teens!
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Transform any image into a hardened piece of plastic with Shrinky Dinks! Create a meaningful keepsake, pendant, and more. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Jul 11, 2015 | All Day
Pape/Danforth

This course teaches teens how to safely babysit infants and young children. It will cover all the necessary information including: diapering, feeding, age-appropriate activities, household safety, and basic first aid. Partici...

Icon of the event Summer Play Day
Wed Jul 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us for a variety of group games and a craft...

Icon of the event Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 02
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30