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Icon of the event March Break - Make 'n' Take !
Sat Mar 19, 2016 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Drop in. Free. All ages. 10am to 3pm....

Icon of the event Makey Makey for TEENS!
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Don Mills

Participants will learn how to make bananas into a piano, high fives into a drum kit, and play-doh into a Super Mario game controller. A device called the Makey Makey, developed by students at MIT, helps us invent. It allows ...

Icon of the event Makey Makey for KIDS!
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Learn how to make a banana into a piano, high fives into a drum kit, and play-doh into a Super Mario game controller - all using a device called the Makey Makey. As you build, you'll learn about programming and other scientif...

Icon of the event St. Patrick's Day
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Experience the Luck of the Irish with a special St. Patrick's Day craft program!...

Icon of the event Glowing Textiles
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Show the world how you?re feeling by creating an armband or headband to reflect your mood. A member of the Textile Museum of Canada is here to show you how to create a soft circuit using conductive thread and LED lights....

Icon of the event Jewellery Making for Teens
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands-on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist....

Icon of the event Gamemakers
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This 2-hour workshop will introduce participants to video game creation using free software and tools - NO programming experience required! Through the Hand Eye Society, a local non-profit videogame arts organization, Sagan Y...

Icon of the event Minute to Win it!
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Are you an expert at games? Come take part in this challenging game. Contestants have to complete a series of 60-second challenges that use objects that are commonly available around the house. You have a minute to win it!

Icon of the event Gotta catch 'em all - Pokémon Bash
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Come out and celebrate all things POKEMON at the library! Enjoy Pokémon quizzes, test your Pokémon knowledge, and explore all things Pokémon! To catch them is your real test, to train them is your cause! Ages 6-12. Drop-in....

Icon of the event Crafty Monday Morning
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Come into the library Monday morning and wipe away those Monday blues to create a craft with your preschooler. Drop-in....