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Icon of the event DIY Mother's Day Sharpie Mug
Sat May 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albion

Give a perfect Mother's Day gift with your handmade design and a special message!...

Icon of the event Gaming Tournament: Need for Speed
Fri May 12, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Albion

See who can drive like a pro at this single elimination gaming tournament on PS4....

Icon of the event Tuesday Crafternoon:  Hockey Duct-tape Wallets
Tue Jul 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Make your own duct-tape wallet representing your favourite Canadian hockey team. All materials provided....

Icon of the event Jewellery Making Workshop
Thu Jul 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Unleash your creative side and learn to make unique jewellery in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn the basic skills and techniques in jewellery making. No experience is required. All supplies will be provided. P...

Icon of the event Sushi 101
Sat May 27, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn all about the origins and history of Sushi! Try your skills at making this delicious delicacy using traditional tools and techniques. All supplies will be provided....

Icon of the event Origami Fun!
Sat May 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Come and join us for a FREE origami program! Learn the tricks and techniques involved in the ancient art of paper folding. Registration begins April 20th....

Icon of the event Chess in the Library for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us on Wednesday's for Chess in the Library. You can learn the basics of chess, the rules, some strategies or just have fun playing with your friends and challenging others....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 03
Wed May 10
Wed May 17
Wed May 24
Icon of the event Torn Paper Portraits
Tue Aug 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Put the scissors away and use strips of torn coloured paper to create horizons and other images inspired by the artwork of English-Canadian artist Ted Harrison....

Icon of the event Awesome After School Club: Gardening
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Looking for something to do after school? Come hang out at the Don Mills Branch for our weekly club to cultivate your green thumb and get your hands dirty with some indoor and outdoor gardening! Bring your friends or make som...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 06
Tue Jun 13
Tue Jun 20
Icon of the event Canada 150 Bash
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us in the Children's Department at Pape/Danforth Library to celebrate all things Canadian in honour of our 150th birthday. Listen to stories, sing songs, create a craft, get your face painted, and much more! Fun for the...