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Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us on Wednesdays after school from 4-5pm for special activities and games. Take part in Lego challenges, arts & crafts, robotics & circuitry, and much more. Ages 6-12. Drop in! No registration required. Call 416-393-7746...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 20
Fri Dec 22
Wed Jan 10
Wed Jan 17
Wed Jan 24
Icon of the event Make Your Own Musical Instrument!
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Take home an easy-to-make musical instrument using everyday household items. Ages 6+...

Icon of the event Valentine Pop Up Craft
Sat Feb 10, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Dawes Road

Make your own Valentine Card or another pop up craft.

Icon of the event Make & Play with Letters PA Day
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate Family Literacy Month! Sculpt a letter with Plasticine and then complete your creation by sculpting your favourite animal, food or anything starting with your chosen letter! Ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event Winter Craft -- Snowflakes!
Wed Dec 27, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Dawes Road

Make snowflakes and other cool crafts. For all ages.

Icon of the event Crafty March Break
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join us for a story and craft. For ages 4 and up. Please no groups.

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

Each week learn how to make a different kind of puppet (sock puppets, paperbag puppets, felt puppets [hand sewing involved] and stick puppets) and then show off your skills with a short puppet show! Ages 6-12...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 16
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Icon of the event Noon Year's Eve Celebration
Sat Dec 30, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Forget staying up until midnight, kids rule New Year's at noon! Join us for some Noon Year's Eve crafts, activities, and countdown to noon! A New Year's Eve program for the whole family. For all ages....

Icon of the event STORYgami
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Origami meet-up for kids the first Saturday of each month. Learn to fold origami! Beginner & advanced folders welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 06
Sat Feb 03
Sat Mar 03
Sat Apr 07
Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation for all
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring your phone and tablet and get the free Stop Mo Studio app. Learn simple visual storytelling, and how to animate objects to create a stop motion animation movie. All ages. Please register in person or phone 416-393-7746.

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.