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Icon of the event After-School Youth Zone
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us every Friday at 4:00 p.m. at Jane Sheppard for our after-school youth zone. Youth can come enjoy their own space to relax, play board games or do homework with general assistance available. Laptops are available for r...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 09
Fri Dec 16
Fri Dec 23
Icon of the event Lunch Time Video Games
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Come to the library to eat your lunch and play video games in the program room on the lower level. Bring your smartphones for mobile gaming!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 09
Fri Dec 16
Fri Jan 06
Fri Jan 13
Fri Feb 03
Icon of the event Sweets For Your Sweetie
Sat Feb 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

This Valentine?s Day surprise someone you LOVE with your very own chocolate-dipped strawberries or chocolate-dipped marshmallows and package them in style! All supplies provided....

Icon of the event Mario Kart Wii Tournament
Wed Dec 21, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Fairview

Swing in for some competitive racing fun on our Wii! Battle it out for prizes or sit back, chat, and enjoy snacks!...

Icon of the event DIY: Snowman Pop!
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Make the perfect sweet holiday treat for bff, family, or yourself. We supply the candy, you supply the creativity....

Icon of the event Knit Wits
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting and crochet club. Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, learn a technique, and enjoy great conversation. All level of knitters welcome. Bring your own yarn, needles...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Thu Dec 22
Thu Dec 29
Thu Jan 05
Icon of the event March Break Gamemakers
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

This workshop will introduce participants to video game creation, no programming experience required! Representing the Hand Eye Society, a local non-profit videogame arts organization, Ken Cho has coordinated many game-making...

Icon of the event March Break Crafternoon
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Spend a fun afternoon at the library making creative arts and crafts! For ages 5 and up. Drop-in, no registration required. Space is limited. Large groups must inquire ahead of time. Please call the branch at 416-395-5750 for...

Icon of the event 150 Reasons: Mural Project with Marcela Campos
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

A ten-week mural project brought to you by VIBE Arts. Have a part in celebrating Canada's upcoming 150th birthday by creating murals for display throughout the TTC Subway system in Toronto during the summer of 2017....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 07
Wed Dec 14
Icon of the event Saturday Storytime and Craft
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join us in the children's department for stories, songs, and a craft to take home each week. No registration is required. Most appropriate for children ages 2 to 6.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 10
Sat Dec 17
Sat Dec 24
Sat Dec 31
Sat Jan 07