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Icon of the event After-School Youth Zone
Ongoing event running from Fri Sep 16, 2016 - Fri Oct 28, 2016
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us every Friday at 4:00 p.m. at Jane Sheppard for our after-school youth hub. Youth can come enjoy their own space to relax, play console games, or do homework with general assistance available. Laptops are available for...

Icon of the event Lego FUN!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humber Summit

Join in the fun and see what you can build with our huge collection of Lego pieces on one massive table top.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Thu Oct 27
Icon of the event Chess & Checkers Club
6:45 pm - 7:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Come enjoy games of Chess & Checkers against competitors at the library. All levels of experience welcomed. Please register by calling 416-395-5966.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 27
Icon of the event PS4 Fun Gaming Day
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humber Summit

Join us for a PS4 gaming in the branch. Sign up and play NBA basketball, Fifa Soccer and more. Play against other kids in the neighbourhood. 1st Saturday of the month from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Nov 05
Sat Dec 03
Icon of the event MarioKart Tournament
Thu Sep 29, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Albion

Join us for a MarioKart gaming tournament! Ages 6 - 12 only. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Thanksgiving Craft
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children will make a craft to celebrate Thanksgiving Day. Registration begins September 8th....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Bingo!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humber Summit

It's P.A. Day! Come to the library and enjoy a game of Bingo and win a prize! No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 07
Fri Nov 18
Icon of the event Holiday Canvas
Sat Nov 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Bring your creativity and we will supply the materials to create holiday-themed paintings. Your paintings will be displayed in the library for all to admire! Registration begins October 26th. Register in person or by phone...

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

Enjoy a casual game with your family and friends or challenge new opponents. Bonus: improve your concentration and critical thinking! Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children ages 5 and up. Drop-in, no registrati...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Icon of the event Snap Circuitry Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Ever wonder how electronics work? Want to try building your own interactive projects? Learn basic circuitry through hands-on activities using Snap Circuits! For ages 9 to 12. Registration required. Registration begins Monday,...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24