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Icon of the event Christmas Cheer
Mon Dec 01, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dawes Road

Join us in decorating our Christmas tree and create some lovely holiday crafts.

Icon of the event DIY @ Your Library: Mini Book Charms for Teens
Fri Feb 13, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Make a mini book charm of your favourite book. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, please register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Impressionism in Monet's Style
Wed Mar 25, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

The timeless art of Claude Monet will be the inspiration this watercolour painting workshop lead by Artist Asha Rastogi. All materials supplied. Space is limited. Please call 416-395-5710 to register.

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 09
Fri Jan 16
Fri Jan 23
Fri Jan 30
Fri Feb 06
Icon of the event Teen Gaming Drop-in
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Calling all gamers. Test your skills and have some fun with the PS3!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 05
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 Hour of Code
Thu Dec 11, 2014 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

The "Hour of Code" is a global movement with the aim of reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. During Computer Science Education Week (December 8-14, 2014), Jane/Dundas will host "Hour of Code" activities in...

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 Pan-American Games Inspired T-Shirts!
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Create your own Pan American Games inspired T-Shirt using fabric paint. If there is time afterward, you can help design and decorate a Pan-Am games mural for the library....

Icon of the event Make it with Lego
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Ready, set, Go! Challenge yourselves to build one of five objects with Lego. Children will be put into groups and given 10 minutes to build each object. Prizes will be given to challenge winners....