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Icon of the event LEGO Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Queen/Saulter

Join our LEGO Club where you can create, build and use your imagination!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 28
Thu Oct 19
Thu Nov 30
Thu Dec 28
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 06
Fri Nov 17
Fri Dec 01
Icon of the event Water Colour Mixed Media Landscape
Thu Sep 21, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn to create paintings inspired by Toronto's landscape. Understand the different elements of a landscape and compositional techniques. All supplies provided.For Ages 13 to 19 years. To register, call 416-396-8850, or regis...

Icon of the event Making Salt Clay from Scratch
Mon Sep 25, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Messy participants are invited to make clay from scratch and create their own 'stone tablets.' Ages 7 to 12 years. Register in person at the Children's desk or call 416-396-8850 to register. Limited space.

Icon of the event After School Chess for Kids
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us on Wednesday's for after-school Chess. You can learn the basics of the game, the rules, some strategies, and even learn how to play using a Chess time-clock. Have fun learning and playing with your friends or challeng...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 04
Wed Oct 11
Wed Oct 18
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 01
Icon of the event DIY 3D Scanner
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Ever wonder how to make a 3D Scanner? Join us for an exciting workshop on the process of hardware assembly and software setup.The end product? An affordable and accessible 3D Scanner....

Icon of the event The Fun Zone
Tue Dec 05, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Locke

Fun after school for ages 6 years and up. Crafty Kids. No registration required.

Icon of the event Saturday Crafternoon (September)
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Spend a creative afternoon getting artsy and crafty! Make something new and take it home, display it or give it as a gift. For ages 6-12. Registration begins Friday, September 1, 2017. To register, call the branch at 416-395-...

Icon of the event Live Painting Demonstation
Sat Oct 21, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Locke

Join us for a live painting demonstration in the front lobby, offered in partnership with Yonge Lawrence Village. Local artist, Joan McGivney will be using oil on canvas to create a landscape painting in a Plein Air style. Dr...

Icon of the event Maker Mondays
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Transform everyday items or recycled materials into creative crafts and cool toys! For ages 6 to 12. Registration begins Monday, November 20, 2017. To register, please call the branch at 416-395-5750 or visit the second floor...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 04
Mon Dec 11
Mon Dec 18