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Sat Apr 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairview

Race against time to solve brain teasers, puzzles, and library trivia before you end up trapped inside Fairview Library forever*! (*Not really.) Do you have what it takes to discover the secret in the stacks?...

Icon of the event Origami & Puppet Show - Chinese New Year!
Sat Feb 06, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

This month's STORYgami session will celebrate the Year of the Monkey. All children and teens are welcome to come and fold with the U of T Origami Club (F.O.L.D. Fly with Origami, Learn to Dream.) We will meet at 12pm versus ...

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2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

*February's session will run from 12pm - 2pm, versus the usual time....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 06
Sat Mar 05
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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Board games are great for keeping your brain fit, and healthy! Join us for an evening of strategy, competition and fun! Bring a board game you wish to share and play with other board games fans!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 29
Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up Learn the Basics
Tue Feb 16, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Lillian H. Smith

An absolute beginner's course to knitting. Cast on, knit, purl and cast off. Materials will be provided but you may also bring your own equipment.

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Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fairview

This 2-hour workshop will introduce participants to video game creation using free software and tools - NO programming experience required! Through the Hand Eye Society, a local non-profit videogame arts organization, Sagan Y...

Icon of the event Valentine's Day Felt Fortune Cookie
Tue Feb 09, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Riverdale

Spread some love and good wishes this Valentine's Day with a #DIY felt fortune cookie....

Icon of the event Robotics for Teens
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Agincourt

Join us for our fun and exciting March Break Robotics program!...

Icon of the event Glowing Textiles
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Show the world how you?re feeling by creating an armband or headband to reflect your mood. A member of the Textile Museum of Canada is here to show you how to create a soft circuit using conductive thread and LED lights....

Icon of the event Knitting Pop-Up  Cable Knitting
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

For the more experienced knitter, we will offer instruction on how to knit cables and follow a pattern. Materials will be provided but feel free to bring something you are already working on.