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Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Jul 11, 2015 | All Day
Pape/Danforth

This course teaches teens how to safely babysit infants and young children. It will cover all the necessary information including: diapering, feeding, age-appropriate activities, household safety, and basic first aid. Partici...

Icon of the event Frozen Sidewalk Chalk Party
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Beautify the street around our library using your imagination and FROZEN sidewalk chalk! Learn to make this clever drawing tool and play with some that is ready-made. This program is intended for both preschoolers & school-...

Icon of the event Ask an Expert:  15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Wed May 06, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Riverdale

A Toronto Master Gardener shows fun and practical ways to expand your garden space including: using visual tricks, vertical gardening, intensive planting of edibles and creative container gardening. Get your garden off to a...

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 Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Icon of the event Let's Play President!!
Fri May 29, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

President or Beggar? Think your skills at playing the card game President can beat everyone. Bring your game face and challenge your friends during the library?s first tournament of President....

Icon of the event Awesome After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Looking for something to do after school? Interested in writing, art, technology, LEGO, games and making cool things? Come hang out at the Don Mills Branch for our weekly club with tons of fun activities. Bring your friends o...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Icon of the event Puppet Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Pape/Danforth

Sign up for four Fridays of Puppetry Fun Ages 8-12. Call branch for more details


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 01
Fri May 08
Icon of the event Preschool Make and Play
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Riverdale

Creative activities for children ages 2-6 with a caregiver. Come dressed to get messy! Please register in advance for this series at 416-393-7720 or in person at Riverdale branch....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04
Icon of the event 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Tue May 12, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Toronto Master Gardeners presents a program on practical ways to increase your garden space, with step by step plans for a small garden and creative container gardening. Toronto Master Gardeners are trained horticulturalists....

Icon of the event Creating Art with Felt
Thu Jul 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

Using colourful felt pieces, design and create a scene of your favourite sport, your favourite outdoor activity or your favourite thing to do over the summer! All materials will be provided. Ages 6 & up...