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Icon of the event Learn to Write Creative Non-ficton
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

This workshop features discussion and writing exercises that explore the powers of writing your own story. With Readings from How to Talk to Crazy People and How to Write Creative Non-fiction by Donna Kakonge.

Icon of the event Artists Club
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Come and explore your creativity! Join library staff for fun painting, drawing and crafts for kids 6-12 years old. Limited to first 15 children. Registration required, please call 416-393-7663.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event Bicycle Clinic
Sat Aug 16, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Got a bike? Want to buy a bike? Drop in to our bicycle clinic to ask questions and learn everything you need to know to get you started or keep you rolling......

Icon of the event Locker Magnets Workshop:
Wed Oct 01, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come in and create some decorative magnets to spice up your locker or fridge! Make your own personalized magnets with scrapbooking paper, and other mixed media. All supplies will be provided....

Icon of the event Family Board Games
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Bring the family and try some of our fun board games.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 18
Icon of the event Make it  with Socks
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us at the library to make a sock puppet All materials supplied. Ages 6+. Please register

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event Make it and Fly It:   Paper AirplaneFun
Tue Jul 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us to make paper airplanes, then race them to see how they perform. Ages 6+ Space is limited. Please register

Icon of the event Origami Crane Earrings Workshop
Wed Nov 12, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come in and create some lovely Origami Crane Earrings. Keep one for yourself and make another as a gift!...

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library:  FUn with Jumping Clay
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 4:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Pape/Danforth

Jumping Clay is a unique, and fun way to let your imagination soar. Join staff from Jumping Clay Canada to create your own model, character, decoration, or fridge magnet?the possibilities are endless. Three one hour worksho...