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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 Jul 03
Fri Jul 10
Fri Jul 17
Fri Jul 24
Fri Jul 31
Icon of the event Awesome After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Looking for something to do after school? Interested in writing, art, technology, LEGO, games and making cool things? Come hang out at the Don Mills Branch for our weekly club with tons of fun activities. Bring your friends o...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
Icon of the event Lego Builder's Challenge
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Build objects out of Lego© as quickly as you can. When the bell sounds ? time is up! Drop the Lego and show us what you got. Suitable for children 6-12 years....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 13
Mon Jul 20
Icon of the event Duct Tape Crafting
Fri Jul 03, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Get crafty with duct tape! Get ideas and craft your own creations to take home....

Icon of the event Amazing Outdoor Race
Tue Jul 07, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

Celebrate the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games with this series of fast-paced outdoor challenges. Participants will be split into teams so be sure to bring your competitive spirit...along with some sunscreen! Ages 7 & up.

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 Summer Reading Club Begins
Ongoing event running from Mon Jun 29, 2015 - Sat Aug 29, 2015
Danforth/Coxwell

Children of all ages are welcome to register for the Summer Reading Club between Monday June 29th to Saturday August 29th. Pick up some cool materials and enter a guess into the Guess the Number of Goodies in the Trophy chal...

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 call 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Beyond Auto: Using Your Digital Camera -  An Introduction.
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

What do all those numbers on your digital camera mean? ISO, Aperture, Shutter Speed? Join Photographer Pamela Williams for an illustrated slide show that will provide an introduction to photography for those who dare to move ...

Icon of the event Craft Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Put your imagination and creativity to use this summer. Share your expertise or pick up a new hobby, you never know what could happen at Craft Club!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04