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Icon of the event Minute to Win It!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Can you complete crazy challenges with everyday objects in just one minute? You have just ONE minute to WIN IT! Join us for fun competitive games that will test your skill and speed!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 08
Fri May 15
Fri May 22
Fri May 29
Icon of the event Starships and Superheroes Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Embark on intergalactic adventures and save the world! Create your own original characters, practice using your superpowers, and face off against villainous enemies while learning tons of cool trivia and having fun!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Mon May 25
Icon of the event Storybook BINGO
Tue Aug 04, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

Get ready to see all your favourite children's book characters in this year's Storybook BINGO! Get ready for great prizes and tons of fun! Ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 02
Sat May 23
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 06
Sat Jun 13
Icon of the event Awesome After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Looking for something to do after school? Interested in writing, art, technology, LEGO, games and making cool things? Come hang out at the Don Mills Branch for our weekly club with tons of fun activities. Bring your friends o...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day: Gardening
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...

Icon of the event Let's Play Together
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Books are fun and the best jumping off point for summertime play. Join us at the library for stories, silliness, craftiness, movement, games and of course: PLAY! This program is intended for ages 4 & up....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04
Icon of the event Crocheting/Knitting
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow knitters and crocheters.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Icon of the event Frozen Sidewalk Chalk Party
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Beautify the street around our library using your imagination and FROZEN sidewalk chalk! Learn to make this clever drawing tool and play with some that is ready-made. This program is intended for both preschoolers & school-...

Icon of the event Teen Craft: Make Your Own Watercolour Mug
Sat May 16, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Make your own DIY watercolour mug using tissue paper? Yes, use tissue paper to create your own colourful, unique, crazy, eye-catching design. Age 11 and up. Registration is required....