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Icon of the event Book Hacking for Teens
Thu Aug 14, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Malvern

A secret safe, flowerpot or art installation...the opportunities for recycling and repurposing old books are endless. Get creative and up-cycle a book into a new treasure.

Icon of the event Library Bingo!
Thu Aug 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a great game of Library Bingo and other fun activities in Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event Call of Gamers: Teen Video Game Nights
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Join Malvern's Youth Advisory Group for a night of fun and video games including games for Wii, PS3 and XBox 360. No registration required, just drop-in and get your game on!


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 24
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Thu Aug 21
Icon of the event Friday Night Knit/Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Share your interest in knitting, crocheting and other wool crafts. Read and discuss knitting fiction. Learn how to crochet puppets and toys to accompany your children's favorite stories. Patterns and instruction provided. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 15
Fri Sep 05
Icon of the event After School Maker Program
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Put your imagination to work and join us for this craft and creative play program after school Tuesdays. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 16
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Icon of the event Knit Wits
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting & crochet club lead by Monique Richard! Knit Wits meet every Thursday. Beginners, advanced and master knitters are all welcomed. Bring your yarn, needles, crochet hooks and your portable projects. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 24
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Icon of the event Switch On! An Electronics Workshop
Sat Aug 16, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

This workshop will teach you the simple steps involved in making a switch...the basis of all things electronic. Ages 13-17. Registration required. For more information, call 416-395-5750.

Icon of the event Cartooning and Flipbook Animation Fun for Kids
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

How can you make your drawings come to life? Former Teletoon Animation/Cartooning instructor Ruzya Karpinec will show children how to create fun animated Cartoons/Flipbooks....

Icon of the event Glowing Textiles for Teens
Mon Aug 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Malvern

Get glowing with a Fashion Futures workshop presented by The Textile Museum of Canada. Using conductive thread and LED lights, learn how to create a circuit and consider the ways in which blinking lights attached to clothing ...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library! Featuring CFC & CMA rated games, casual chess, beginner lessons, chess puzzle competitions, simultan...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 26
Sat Aug 02
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 16
Sat Aug 23