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Icon of the event Chess in the Library
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 04, 2013 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Friday 6-8 pm.Children Grade 1-6. Registration required.

Icon of the event Makerspace Time
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

The Maker Movement is growing rapidly worldwide and it has just arrived in Toronto's East Side! Please join us for a special afternoon with the Toronto Tool Library and Makerspace and their team of Tool Ninja's. This free eve...

Icon of the event Origami
Sat May 03, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Brookbanks

Learn to make origami fish, birds other creatures with the Japanese art of folding paper....

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Open to youth ages 9-12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an inspirin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 02
Tue Jun 03
Mon Jun 09
Tue Jun 10
Mon Jun 16
Icon of the event Make it with Lego
Tue Jul 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Make various lego objects as fast as you can. Winners will recieve prizes....

Icon of the event Board Game Bonanza
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Every Monday, enjoy classic board games with your friends at the library....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 07
Mon Jul 14
Mon Jul 21
Mon Jul 28
Mon Aug 04
Icon of the event Timeout Tuesday
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Take a timeout every Tuesday with Lego challenges, video gaming and other cool activities for the school aged crowd....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 22
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 06
Tue May 13
Tue May 20
Icon of the event Crafts that Move
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Let's take arts & crafts to the next level. Choose one of two crafts - cut, paste, decorate and learn how to make your craft move on its own!...

Icon of the event Library Games
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Jane/Dundas

Bring a friend for a fun hour of games!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 04
Fri Jul 11
Fri Jul 18
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 01
Icon of the event Chess In The Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games. Saturday mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 19
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Sat May 17
Participating Venues
Sun Life Financial Museum + Arts Pass Program
Participating Venues

Explore the best of Toronto's arts and cultural treasures for free.