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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 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 Family Literacy Day Bingo and Craft
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

Come and celebrate Family Literacy Day at Burrows Hall! Participate in bingo, and make a great craft. Suitable for all ages. Parents and caregivers welcome. For more information, call 416-396-3940.

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 Book Making
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

The Book making workshop is a learning opportunity for caregivers and children. During the workshop, caregivers and children create books together, sing songs and listen to stories. For ages 2-6...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 05
Fri Jan 12
Fri Jan 19
Fri Jan 26
Fri Feb 02
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 New Year Bingo
Thu Dec 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Join us for a fun winter Bingo. Great Prizes. For children ages 6 to 11.

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 Fun With Shapes
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Children will start to recognize shapes and colours by participating through games and activities. For ages 2 and up....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 22

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