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Icon of the event Birding 101: Tips for Bird Watching in Toronto
Tue Mar 21, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Long Branch

Birding is fun, easy, and can be done anywhere. Learn everything you need to know to get started, from choosing binoculars and field guides, to where and when to bird in your neighbourhood, and what birds you are likely to fi...

Icon of the event Cardboard City Construction
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Think outside of the box by designing, building and decorating your own cardboard skyscraper....

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 21
Icon of the event Twisted Ones Balloon Show
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show and workshop that is packed with incredible balloon costumes, magic, and cool music. For ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event Learn to Camp with Parks Canada
Wed Jun 14, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

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 Lunchtime Gaming
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us over your lunch break to play a wide variety of games. From classic board-games to Xbox 360/One, Nintendo Wii, and PlayStation 3, we have something for everyone....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 22
Wed Mar 08
Wed Mar 22
Wed Apr 05
Wed Apr 19
Icon of the event Magic Tricks Workshop - FULL
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join WonderPhil and learn easy magic tricks that can be performed with everyday objects, usually found around the house. Entertain your friends and family by making things seemingly disappear, appear, be torn and restored, an...

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 Feb 21
Tue Feb 28
Tue Mar 07
Tue Mar 14
Tue Mar 21
Icon of the event Awesome After School Club: Yoga
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 explore YOGA with Jenikz Rego. Bring your friends or make some new ones!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 28
Tue Mar 07
Icon of the event April Fool's Prankster Workshop
Sat Apr 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Do you have dreams of being the class clown? A master prankster? Learn some hilarious (but harmless!) pranks to try out on your friends - perfect for April Fool's Day! Ages 8-12....