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Icon of the event Colouring Party
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation! Colouring pages, coloured pencils and relaxing music provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 30
Mon Feb 06
Mon Feb 13
Mon Feb 20
Mon Feb 27
Icon of the event Family Literacy Month: Family Building Blocks
Sat Jan 14, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Bridlewood

Join us as we celebrate Family Literacy Month by using Lego as a connecting element that will encourage caregivers and their children to read together in order to follow instructions, build, and create.

Icon of the event Makers Club
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Improve your critical thinking skills after school by enjoying a variety of Maker programs. Ages 6+. Limited space. To register, please call 416-394-5210. Registration begins September 15, 2016.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 16
Fri Dec 23
Icon of the event Game On--Video Gaming Nights
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Join us in the library every Tuesday nights for some classic video game multiplayer matches. For ages 8-13. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 17
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Icon of the event Knit (and Crochet) Afternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Whether you're a beginner or a pro, come join other knitters and crocheters to learn and socialize. We'll teach you the basics if you've never picked up needles or a hook, or discuss advanced techniques! Supplies are provided...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 10
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 06
Fri Jan 13
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Fri Feb 03
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 16
Fri Dec 23
Fri Dec 30
Icon of the event Family Literacy Day: Make a Book
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Dawes Road

Make a journal or a keepsake album for your family's home library.

Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Hang out at the York Woods library for gaming with our Wii U. Play Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros and more! Every Tuesday from 4:00pm-5:00pm in Room 1. Ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 13
Tue Dec 20
Tue Dec 27
Tue Jan 03
Tue Jan 10
Icon of the event Button Making
Fri Dec 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Create and design your own button! Limit of two per person. For children ages 0-12 years. Groups of 10 or more must register.