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Icon of the event Ukulele Club
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us and learn to play the Ukulele! Learn essential chords and strumming technique, and a new song each week. Bring your own Uke, or use one of ours!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 03
Fri Feb 10
Fri Feb 17
Icon of the event Design a Bookmark Contest!
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 02, 2017 - Fri Jan 20, 2017
Location: Spadina Road

Come into any branch of Toronto Public Library and pick up a bookmark design flyer. Create your design in the space as shown and drop it off at your local branch or bookmobile. Grand Award winners will each receive a book p...

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 Jan 18
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 08
Wed Feb 15
Icon of the event Awesome After School Club
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 with tons of fun activities. Bring your friends or make some new ones!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 17
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Icon of the event DIY Light Switch Covers
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albion

Join us for a hands-on craft as we decorate light switch covers. Ages 10 and up. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Craft for Kids
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Bring your creativity and make something cool at the library! Details to be determined....

Icon of the event Awesome After School Club: Sock Puppets
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 create your own sock puppets - we'll create a sock puppet character, play improv games and put on a puppet show! Bring you...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us after school and unwind with some fun activities using Lego and K'NEX. Take part in a different building each week, or work on a colossal creation!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 23
Mon Jan 30
Icon of the event Chinese Ink Painting
Sat Feb 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Learn the technique of Chinese Ink Painting, a growing trend in the art market and a traditional art form still popular today....

Icon of the event Nail Art
Fri Jan 20, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn about creative ways to paint and decorate your nails. Embellish your nails with new ideas, and share your own!...