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Icon of the event Teen Craft: Make your own Harry Potter wizard's wand
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

If you were in the Harry Potter books, what would the core of your wand be: phoenix feather, dragon heartstring, veela hair, or unicorn tail? Come out and create your own magical, personalized wizard?s wand! Ages 11-18. Regis...

Icon of the event Beads and Beyond!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Interested in designing fun accessories for yourself? Want to create a handmade gift? Come and craft your own bracelets, necklaces and more out of beads, ribbon and other materials!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 02
Mon Mar 09
Mon Mar 23
Icon of the event Inventorium
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Are you a young inventor? Do you want to create the next big business idea? Join us in the Inventorium! Bring your ideas to life and share your brilliant concepts....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 27
Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Join us for Lillian H. Smith's weekly after school club: "The Golden Griffins." This club is intended for ages 6-12....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 04
Wed Mar 11
Wed Mar 18
Wed Mar 25
Wed Apr 01
Icon of the event Bunny Scavenger Hunt
Thu Apr 02, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Help the bunny find all the hidden items in the library!

Icon of the event Pop-Up Cards
Sat Apr 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Calling all crafters: pop-up cards are popping up at the library. Learn to make your own creative greeting cards in this fun session. All materials will be provided. Intended for ages 8-12....

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 Apr 03
Fri Apr 17
Fri May 01
Fri May 15
Fri Jun 05
Icon of the event Magic Show: The secret art of magic tricks
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Join Ayan Deb, magician extraordinaire, who loves to play exquisite card tricks whose secret only he knows! In this one-hour workshop, Ayan will teach you some of his favourite magic tips and tricks. Ages 10 and up. Registrat...

Icon of the event Board Game Bonanza
Sat Mar 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for an afternoon of board games such as chess, checkers, Scrabble, Jenga, Connect 4 and more!...

Icon of the event Chess In The Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games. Saturday mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 28
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Sat Mar 21
Sat Mar 28