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Icon of the event A Forest Grew and Grew
Thu Jul 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Turn our Program Room into a Canadian Forest with native plants and leaves. Ages 6 and up. Groups must call ahead.

Icon of the event Knitting and Crochet Circle
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Weston

Bring your yarn, needles and crochet hooks and join us in the Children's department.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 29
Mon Jun 05
Mon Jun 12
Mon Jun 19
Mon Jun 26
Icon of the event Teen Graffiti Art
Wed Jul 26, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Fairview

An artist through Unity Charity is here to introduce teens to the vibrant, stylish graffiti artstyle, with a focus on hand-lettering....

Icon of the event Craft n' Chill
Sat Sep 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Chat and de-stress while trying your hand at the Japanese art of origami and other awesome paper-crafts. Choose from a range of paper-folding patterns including some of your favourite pop culture and gaming icons. Open to all...

Icon of the event Library Lock-Up
Sat Jul 29, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Love escape rooms? Race against time to solve brain teasers, puzzles, and trivia before you end up trapped inside Fairview Library forever*! (*Not really.) Do you have what it takes to escape?...

Icon of the event Gardening For Birds, Butterflies and Beyond
Thu Jun 08, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Port Union

This free program is presented by staff of the Toronto Region Conservation Authority. Helping the environment starts in your own backyard. Learn how to attract and protect native species, such as Monarch butterflies, nesting...

Icon of the event Library Bingo
Thu Jul 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join us for this TD Summer Reading Club favourite and test your knowledge of these Canadian Icons. Prizes. Ages 4 and up. No group bookings for this program.

Icon of the event DIY: Tie Dye Fashion
Sat Jul 08, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join us and make your very own tie dye shirts because our shirts are 'tie-die for'! Bring your own blank white shirt - we'll provide the rest....

Icon of the event Colouring and conversation
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation! We supply the colouring pages, pencils, markers, crayons. First and third Friday of each month.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 02
Fri Jun 16
Icon of the event Let's Paint Together
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

If you are a beginner or experienced artist, join us in our friendly and relaxing atmosphere to paint together and meet new friends with similar interests in art and painting. All levels, all media (NO OIL please), any style....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 07
Wed Jun 21