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Icon of the event Preschool Arts and Crafts
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Riverdale

Listen to a story and create art with paint, plasticine and a variety of other materials. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. For ages 3-6. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 05
Icon of the event Storygami - The Library's Origami Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Do you love origami? Want to fold with us?...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 02
Sat Sep 06
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10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Kids have fun with reading through crafts, games and activities. Please register in branch or by calling 416-395-5980. No groups permitted. Ages 5-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 05
Tue Aug 12
Tue Aug 19
Icon of the event Lego Building Blast!
Tue Aug 19, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Riverdale

Join us for a Lego building extravaganza! For ages 2 and up. Drop in; groups please call 416-393-7720 to register.

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

Hang in the computer lab for video gaming with our Wii, PCs and other consoles. Work on your Minecraft while you wait. No groups permitted. Limited space.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 05
Tue Aug 12
Tue Aug 19
Icon of the event Let's Make...
Wed Aug 13, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Riverdale

Stuffies. Make cute or ugly stuffies...its up to you. Cuddle up with a kitten or your favorite monster. Ages 5 and up. Space is limited so please register by calling the Branch at 416-393-7720.

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: Karagoz, Turkish Shadow Play
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Karagoz is traditional Turkish shadow play, intended for audiences of children. In this workshop, after 15 minute demonstration, children will make their own puppets and will be able to play & practice their puppets on the st...

Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Interested in playing chess? Then join Barbara Frum's Chess Club! Have fun playing chess while you improve your critical thinking skills. Open to beginners and experienced players alike. Register by calling 416-395-5440 after...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Fri Aug 15
Icon of the event Watercolour Painting for Beginners
Wed Sep 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Learn watercolour painting techniques inspired by Canadian artist Emily Carr. Asha Rastogi will lead this hands-on class. All materials supplied. Please call 416-393-7746 to register as space is limited.

Icon of the event Wire work jewelry workshop
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Participants will learn about materials and tools used in wire work jewelry making, and complete a single strand corded necklace with a pendant and a pair of wire work earrings, in addition to a wired ring. All materials are...