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Icon of the event Learn to Camp with Parks Canada
Sat Jul 22, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Learn about Canada's national parks, tips on planning a camping trip, and related skills like setting up a tent and cooking in the outdoors....

Icon of the event Making Personalized Paper
Mon Sep 18, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants will learn to make their own paper. Embedding seeds, leaves and flower from the library's surrounding neighbourhood, they will archive the environment in a novel way. To register, call 416-396-8850 or register i...

Icon of the event WaterColour Mixed Media Landscape
Thu Sep 21, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn to create paintings inspired by Toronto's landscape. Understand the different elements of a landscape and compositional techniques. For Ages 13 to 19 years. To register, call 416-396-8850, or register in person at the R...

Icon of the event Happy Halloween Make 'n' Take
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Black Creek

Come join us in making something spooky craft for Halloween!

Icon of the event Canada 150 Obstacle Course
Wed Jul 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Join us for an afternoon obstacle course featuring activities from the Canada 150 Play List!...

Icon of the event Digitizing Family Memories
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 05, 2017 - Thu Sep 28, 2017
Location: Cedarbrae

Bring your photographs, family heirlooms, writings and other materials to be documented and digitized as part of your personal collection. 10 AM to 1.30 PM. All Ages welcome. No registration required....

Icon of the event Canada 150 Masks
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Join us for an afternoon of crafting and make your very own Canadian animal masks!...

Icon of the event Summer Chess Club
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us for Summer Chess Club. Have fun challenging others and make new friends. Participants will get the opportunity to play Chess indoors and outdoors on our custom Chess tables. The focus will be to learn the basics of ch...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 24
Mon Jul 31
Mon Aug 14
Mon Aug 21
Icon of the event Hand Drawn Animation 101
Thu Sep 07, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Animation and moving pictures have changed storytelling. This Teens/Young Adult workshop will explore the basics of hand-drawn animation with a focus on storytelling. For ages 13 to 19 years. Register in person at the branch ...

Icon of the event Canada 150 Gaming
Mon Jul 31, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Join us for an afternoon of gaming!...