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Icon of the event Drop-in Drawing Program
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Ever wanted to learn how to draw or wanted a fun place to let your creativity flow? If so, come to our Drop-in Drawing Program inside The Spot!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 11
Fri Nov 25
Icon of the event Discovery Fridays
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Queen/Saulter

Discover and learn something new at each PA Day Friday. Materials will be provided. Ages 6+.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 07
Fri Nov 18
Fri Dec 02
Icon of the event PA Day:  Pokémon Lure Party
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Calling all pokémasters! Come out and celebrate all things POKEMON at your library with crafts and a scavenger hunt! We are an official pokéstop so load up on pokéballs, catch some pokémon, and explore the pokémon our lure b...

Icon of the event Lego Challenge
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Love playing Lego? Join us for our weekly Lego Challenge. All ages welcome. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Icon of the event Pape/Danforth Knitting Circle
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come join us for an hour of knitting. Bring your own needles and yarn. All levels are welcome. Limited instructions may be provided for beginners from our friendly residents. Drop in. No registrations required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 12
Wed Nov 09
Wed Dec 14
Wed Jan 11
Icon of the event Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Players of all skill levels are invited to play in a friendly and welcoming environment. Drop-in....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 07
Sat Jan 14
Sat Jan 21
Icon of the event Haunted Library Lock-Up
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Race against time to solve brain teasers, puzzles, and library trivia before you end up trapped inside Fairview Library forever*! (*Not really.) Do you have what it takes to escape?...

Icon of the event Lunar New Year Craft
Fri Jan 27, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Create a special craft for the coming Lunar New Year! Ages 2-6....

Icon of the event Holiday Craft for Kids
Sat Dec 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Make a magical holiday diorama! For children ages 4 and up. Please register in advance at 416-393-7720 or in person at Riverdale branch.

Icon of the event After-School Program
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Looking for something fun to do? Want a new hobby? Join us for our After-School Club and learn new things, explore creative arts and design new and exciting crafts during our program. Registration is not required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25