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Icon of the event Lego Fun
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

Calling all Lego fans! Use your imagination and creativity to construct awesome Lego structures. This drop-in program is for ages 6-12 years.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 11
Fri Jul 18
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 08
Fri Aug 15
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Launch Party
Fri Jun 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Spadina Road

Visit the branch to sign up for the TD Summer Reading Club and join us for some outdoor fun with sidewalk chalk, bubbles and more!

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

The Eatonville Library Chess Club is now in session. Drop in every Saturday from 2-4pm and test your mettle against your fellow chess lovers....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Sat May 17
Sat May 24
Icon of the event LEGO Challenge
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Are you a master builder? Do you hate following the instructions? Join your fellow LEGO masters in this series of fast paced LEGO building challenges. The top creations will win prizes and be put on display in the branch. Ple...

Icon of the event DIY @ Your Library: Make your own Duct Tape Wallet
Fri Jun 13, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Don Mills

Learn how to make your own sturdy wallet using coloured duct tape. Create and design a personalized wallet to use or give for Father's Day! For ages 12-19. Space is limited, please call to register in person or by phone at 41...

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Learn how to knit or crochet. Brush up on the basics, share your skills or learn a few new tricks. Drop in. Please bring your own needles, hooks and yarn. Second Wednesday of the month - Knitting; Fourth Wednesday of the...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 23
Wed May 14
Wed May 28
Wed Jun 11
Wed Jun 25
Icon of the event Watercolours inspired by Emily Carr
Thu May 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

The art and soul of Canadian icon Emily Carr will be the inspiration for this watercolour painting workshop led by artist Asha. All materials supplied. Space is limited. Please call 416-395-5710 to register.

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Open to youth ages 9-12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an inspirin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 02
Tue Jun 03
Mon Jun 09
Tue Jun 10
Mon Jun 16
Icon of the event Let's Make...
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Riverdale

Altered Books. Make beautiful journals from our injured books. Create a treasure with googly eyes, pop-ups, secret compartments and tons of space to store all your summer memories. Ages 5 and up. Space is limited so pleas...

Icon of the event Crafts that Move
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Let's take arts & crafts to the next level. Choose one of two crafts - cut, paste, decorate and learn how to make your craft move on its own!...