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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 Mother's Day I Love You LED Card
Sat May 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Light up mom's face with a do-it-yourself LED Mother's Day Card. You will learn how to make a small circuit. All materials and instructions will be provided....

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 Father's Day You're the Best LED Card
Sat Jun 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Light up dad's face with a do-it-yourself LED Father's Day greetings card. Learn how to build a small circuit to power a small LED light. Then create and decorate something special for dad. All materials and instructions w...

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 Lego Builder's Challenge
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Build objects out of Lego© as quickly as you can. When the bell sounds ? time is up! Drop the Lego and show us what you got. Suitable for children 6-12 years....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 13
Mon Jul 20
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...

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 01
Fri May 08
Fri May 15
Fri May 22
Fri May 29
Icon of the event GAMERZ NIGHT
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Jane/Sheppard

Challenge other team players to a game of wii. Please register by calling 41-395-5966 or email janesheppard@torontopubliclibrary.ca


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 27
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.