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Icon of the event LEGO Canadian Building Challenge
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Put on your Canadian engineer hat and get building! Get ready for a series of fast-paced challenges to build Canadian buildings and monuments. If you need inspiration, we'll have plenty of books on hand to help guide you in y...

Icon of the event Beaver Fever: Beaver Dam Challenge
Fri Aug 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Have fun exploring one of Canada's national animals and one of nature's greatest engineers: the beaver! Are you ready to take the Beaver Dam Challenge? Create a beaver dam with the supplies provided....

Icon of the event The Great Canadian Scavenger Hunt
Thu Jul 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Get ready to test your knowledge of Canada and the Don Mills library! Scavenger hunt teams will scour inside and outside the library for answers to series of challenging questions. Do you have what it takes to win a prize? Ag...

Icon of the event Learn to Camp with Parks Canada
Thu Jul 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

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. Ages 6 & up....

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Dr. De Soto
Fri Jul 07, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Join us for a puppet show presentation of the classic tale of 'Doctor De Soto', the award-winning picture book by William Steig....

Icon of the event Magic Camp
1:00 pm - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

(Ages 8-10) Sign up for Magic Camp and learn amazing tricks and illusions from a professional magician over the course of one week. Discover the secrets of coin and rope magic, make your own props and put on your own show! Re...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 14
Tue Aug 15
Wed Aug 16
Thu Aug 17
Fri Aug 18
Icon of the event Canadian BINGO
Thu Aug 03, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Get ready to see all your favourite Canadian book, TV and movie characters in this year's special Canada 150 themed BINGO! Great prizes and tons of fun! Ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event Crafternoon: Oh, Canada!
Fri Jun 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Join us for an afternoon of Canadian-themed crafting! Have fun and take home whatever you create....

Icon of the event Famous Canadians Sock Puppet Workshop
Tue Jul 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Use fabric, felt, yarn and other craft supplies to create a sock puppet based on a famous Canadian - real or imaginary! Who will you make? Prime Minister Justin Trudeau? A mountie? Drake? Anne of Green Gables? We'll have tons...

Icon of the event After School Club for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Looking for something to do after school? Join the after school club! We meet every Tuesday to make stuff, play games, do crafts, talk about books, and more! For kids ages 8-12. Please call 416-395-5440 to register. Space is ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 27