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Icon of the event Video Game Narrative Workshop
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Become a master video game storyteller! Use Twine and similar tools to learn about story in games and then create your own choose-your-own-adventure type game. Ages 8-12....

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 Pirate Party
Mon Mar 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Arrgh, shiver-me-timbers!!!...

Icon of the event Crafternoon for Children
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern Elms

Join us for fun crafts with family and friends. All children are invited. Drop- in program. For more information call 416-394-5230.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 10
Sat Feb 17
Sat Feb 24
Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Play SuperSmash Bros, Mario Kart and more using our WiiU! For children ages 6-12 in Room 1, monthly on select Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00pm. Drop in, no registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
Tue Feb 27
Tue Apr 03
Icon of the event  After School Club: DIY Instruments
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Come and join Riverdale Branch's After School Club featuring DIY Instruments during the month of February:...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
Tue Feb 27
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 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 K'NEX AND LEGO FOR KIDS
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern Elms

Calling all builders! Put your creative powers to work....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 11
Thu Jan 18
Thu Jan 25
Icon of the event Art for Tots
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Children will explore art materials and techniques, including clay, paint, pastel and collage. Ages 2-4. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 08
Mon Jan 15
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05

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