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Icon of the event After School Club for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join us for fun activities. For ages 8-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 09
Tue Feb 16
Tue Feb 23
Tue Mar 01
Tue Mar 08
Icon of the event Kite Making
Fri May 06, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Learn about the history of kite making around the world. Make and fly a kite of your own!...

Icon of the event  Chess in the Library
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcomeInterested in learning how to play chess? Registration required. To register or for mo...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 09
Tue Feb 16
Tue Feb 23
Tue Mar 01
Tue Mar 08
Icon of the event Princess & Knight Lollipop Valentines
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Lords and Ladies, catch the attention of your sweetheart with a special Valentine lollipop. Beautiful princesses and valiant knights will keep those dragons at bay. For ages 6-12. All materials provided....

Icon of the event Preschool Art Play
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Riverdale

Come play with play-doh, paint, and glue as we explore craft materials and make some simple art. For children ages 2-6 and their caregivers. Come dressed to get messy! Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 11
Thu Feb 18
Thu Feb 25
Thu Mar 03
Thu Mar 10
Icon of the event Origami & Puppet Show - Chinese New Year!
Sat Feb 06, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

This month's STORYgami session will celebrate the Year of the Monkey. All children and teens are welcome to come and fold with the U of T Origami Club (F.O.L.D. Fly with Origami, Learn to Dream.) We will meet at 12pm versus ...

Icon of the event STORYgami
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

*February's session will run from 12pm - 2pm, versus the usual time....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 05
Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Do you love to knit? Do you want to learn? Join our group of knitters that meet in the 1st floor study room to chat, work on a project, share your skill and learn something new. All levels welcome. Supplies provided for begin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 08
Mon Feb 22
Mon Feb 29
Mon Mar 07
Mon Mar 14
Icon of the event Valentine's Day Felt Fortune Cookie
Tue Feb 09, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Riverdale

Spread some love and good wishes this Valentine's Day with a #DIY felt fortune cookie....

Icon of the event Get Inspired: Friendship Bracelets
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Use your imagination and creativity for an afternoon of crafting. Using different materials make a bracelet or two, and be sure to make one for a friend!...