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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 May 26
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
Tue Jun 23
Icon of the event Shrinky Dinks for Teens!
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Transform any image into a hardened piece of plastic with Shrinky Dinks! Create a meaningful keepsake, pendant, and more. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 29
Fri Jun 05
Fri Jun 12
Fri Jun 19
Fri Jun 26
Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Begins
Ongoing event running from Mon Jun 29, 2015 - Sat Aug 29, 2015
Danforth/Coxwell

Children of all ages are welcome to register for the Summer Reading Club between Monday June 29th to Saturday August 29th. Pick up some cool materials and talk about the books you read with staff while collecting stickers! ...

Icon of the event Summer Play Day
Wed Jul 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us for a variety of group games and a craft...

Icon of the event Teen Gaming Drop-in
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Calling all gamers. Test your skills and have some fun with the PS3!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 12
Icon of the event Painting Outdoors for Teens!
Tue Jul 28, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Capture the world on your canvas and paint in the great outdoors! Program will take place outside, in Don Mills Branch's outdoor space. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Tea Tasting for Teens!
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Learn about the basic types of tea: chai, green, rooibos, Earl Grey, chamomile, etc. and how we can use tea to improve our everyday lives. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Origami Crafts
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Come and learn how to make special origami crafts taught by experts from the Origami Society of Toronto....

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...