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Icon of the event Origami Crane Earrings Workshop
Wed Nov 12, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come in and create some lovely Origami Crane Earrings. Keep one for yourself and make another as a gift!...

Icon of the event Driving Program for Seniors Turning 80
Tue Nov 04, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

A representative from the Ontario Ministry of Transportation will provide a review of the Official Driver?s Handbook, and assist participants in preparing for the senior driving licence test....

Icon of the event Chess In The Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games. Saturday mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 01
Sat Nov 08
Sat Nov 15
Sat Nov 22
Icon of the event Elements of Photography
Wed Oct 29, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

What are the secrets behind how famous photos are created? Using engaging images, Photographer Pamela Williams will examine the use of scale, point of view, and composition, while exploring the use of light, focus, timing an...

Icon of the event Halloween Spooktacular Fun House
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Albert Campbell

Get yourself ready for Halloween at our Spooktacular Fun House, and prepare to be grossed out! We'll have some icky Halloween treats for you to try, if you dare....

Icon of the event Halloween Haunted House
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Brookbanks

Take your Halloween costume for a test run. Join us in our haunted house with teeth rotting treats. Prizes for creative costumes....

Icon of the event Art Class for Beginners
Fri Oct 03, 2014 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

A wonderful opportunity to learn from an artist with 25 years of teaching experience! Asha has travelled extensively to teach, and held exhibitions of her work in Tokyo, Singapore, India and London....

Icon of the event Locker Magnets Workshop:
Wed Oct 01, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come in and create some decorative magnets to spice up your locker or fridge! Make your own personalized magnets with scrapbooking paper, and other mixed media. All supplies will be provided....

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: Karagoz, Turkish Shadow Play
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Karagoz is traditional Turkish shadow play, intended for audiences of children. In this workshop, after 15 minute demonstration, children will make their own puppets and will be able to play & practice their puppets on the st...

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library:  FUn with Jumping Clay
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 4:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Pape/Danforth

Jumping Clay is a unique, and fun way to let your imagination soar. Join staff from Jumping Clay Canada to create your own model, character, decoration, or fridge magnet?the possibilities are endless. Three one hour worksho...