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Icon of the event PA Day:  Finding Nemo Stories & Craft
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a Finding Nemo inspired storytime and craft. Enjoy lots of fishy stories and songs! Ages 2-5....

Icon of the event Teen Interest/Hobby Groups
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Drop in and spend one hour in the library. We have three volunteer-run groups in one room:...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 21
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Enjoy a game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Bonus: improve your concentration and critical thinking! Chess players of all levels are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 27
Icon of the event Storybook BINGO
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join us for Storybook Character BINGO. Play along with the pictures and win a prize! For all ages. Children 5 and under should be accompanied by an adult or older sibling. No registration required. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event Holiday Card Craft
Thu Dec 08, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Create decorative cards for the upcoming holiday of your choice. Ages 5-13. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation for Teens
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Create a stop motion animation movie using the NFB Stop Mo Studio app for iPad. Ages 13-19. Please register in person or by phoning 416-393-7717. Spaces limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 24
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 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 Halloween Card Making for Adults
Tue Oct 11, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Perth/Dupont

Come learn how to make scary, but beautiful, Halloween cards. Have fun making them and giving them out.

Icon of the event Mario Kart Wii Tournament
Wed Dec 21, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Fairview

Swing in for some competitive racing fun on our Wii! Battle it out for prizes or sit back, chat, and enjoy snacks!...