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Icon of the event Build-A-Spooky City Workshop
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Ever thought about what places make up a city? How about a spooky city? Haunted towers, a witch's grocery store, undead amusement parks, mummy museums...You think it and build it! With boxes, paper products, recyclable materi...

Icon of the event Library Olympics
Sat Nov 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Do you love books? Is your library card worn out from over use? Then you're ready to compete in Don Mills' first Library Olympics - test your knowledge of kids books and the library with four tricky challenges. Excitement, fu...

Icon of the event Pop-Up Poetry PA Day
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Make your words jump off the page in this mini pop-up book workshop with artist Annie Wong. For ages 6-12....

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 Jan 06
Fri Jan 13
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Icon of the event Recycled Holiday Card Bookmarks
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Turn your used greeting cards into bookmarks for you and your friends! Bring your own cards or use the ones we supply....

Icon of the event Artists In the Library: Giant Collaborative Poem Book
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

A giant book has landed in the library and needs your help filling out the pages. Come contribute drawings and poems with your friends and artist Annie Wong. For ages 6-12....

Icon of the event Giant Collaborative Poem Book PA Day
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

A giant book has landed in the library and needs your help filling out the pages. Come contribute drawings and poems with your friends and artist Annie Wong. For ages 6-12....

Icon of the event Maker Monday: Bookish Hedgehog
Mon Nov 21, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a free maker program! Learn how to make a cute, not-so-prickly hedgehog from a book. A great gift, or a unique way to display photos, notes, and cards....

Icon of the event Afterschool Club: Recycled Art
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Did you know that your house is a treasure trove of art supplies?...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Icon of the event Maker Monday: Halloween Origami!
Mon Oct 17, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come and join us for a free origami program! Learn how to make some spooky origami Halloween decorations. For everyone aged 7 and up. All supplies provided. Drop in!...