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

Join us for board games suitable for children of all ages. Games include but not limited to: Candy Land, Snakes & Ladders, Checkers, Connect 4, Scrabble, Catan and much more! This program is suitable for children over 4 yea...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 27
Mon Aug 03
Mon Aug 10
Icon of the event PA Day painting fun!
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Join us and learn how to make paint from your old markers. Put your imagination and creativity to work and create your own works of art!...

Icon of the event Father's Day You're the Best LED Card
Sat Jun 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Light up dad's face with a do-it-yourself LED Father's Day greetings card. Learn how to build a small circuit to power a small LED light. Then create and decorate something special for dad. All materials and instructions w...

Icon of the event Origami Crafts
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Come and learn how to make special origami crafts taught by experts from the Origami Society of Toronto....

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 Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
Tue Jun 23
Icon of the event Painting Outdoors for Teens!
Tue Jul 28, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Capture the world on your canvas and paint in the great outdoors! Program will take place outside, in Don Mills Branch's outdoor space. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

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 Video Game Programming and Design
Thu Jul 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

Learn all the ins and outs of creating a video game! Kids will create their own game characters and bring them to life on the screen! Ages 7 & up....

Icon of the event Supreme Builder's Challenge
Wed Jul 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

In this program, children will be grouped and challenged to build the largest free-standing structure using unusual materials. Small prizes given to winning groups....

Icon of the event Teen Gaming Nights
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Parliament Street Community Room...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 25
Thu Jul 30
Thu Aug 27