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Icon of the event Build-A-Spooky City Workshop
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Ever thought about what places make up a city? How about a spooky city? Haunted towers, a witch's grocery store, undead amusement parks, mummy museums...You think it and build it! With boxes, paper products, recyclable materi...

Icon of the event Library Olympics
Sat Nov 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Do you love books? Is your library card worn out from over use? Then you're ready to compete in Don Mills' first Library Olympics - test your knowledge of kids books and the library with four tricky challenges. Excitement, fu...

Icon of the event Pop-Up Poetry PA Day
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Make your words jump off the page in this mini pop-up book workshop with artist Annie Wong. For ages 6-12....

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
Icon of the event Recycled Holiday Card Bookmarks
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Turn your used greeting cards into bookmarks for you and your friends! Bring your own cards or use the ones we supply....

Icon of the event Snap a Portrait!
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Photography teacher Diana Nazareth will lead a fun, hands on workshop inspired by Cosmopolis Toronto....

Icon of the event Artists In the Library: Giant Collaborative Poem Book
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

A giant book has landed in the library and needs your help filling out the pages. Come contribute drawings and poems with your friends and artist Annie Wong. For ages 6-12....

Icon of the event Giant Collaborative Poem Book PA Day
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

A giant book has landed in the library and needs your help filling out the pages. Come contribute drawings and poems with your friends and artist Annie Wong. For ages 6-12....

Icon of the event Thanksgiving Craft
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Gobble Gobble! Come give thanks with a craft!...

Icon of the event Global Cardboard Challenge!
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

Kids are invited to build a library in honour of High Park Branch's 100th birthday, or anything they can dream up, using cardboard, recycled materials and imagination! The Global Cardboard Challenge is an annual event present...