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Icon of the event STORYgami
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Come out and fold origami, more unique and dazzling than paper planes. Your level of experience doesn't matter. The University of Toronto Origami Club F.O.L.D. (Fly with Origami, Learn to Dream) will be on site to guide fol...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 07
Icon of the event Silent Books
Sat Nov 28, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn about the art of wordless picture books and their impact in the world. Design and make a wordless book of your own!...

Icon of the event Holiday Craft
Mon Dec 28, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Create your own holiday craft to take home! Drop in the Children's Department, for ages 5-12. Groups of 10 or more please register.

Icon of the event Practicing Art
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Adults feeling creative, unafraid of mixed media. Introductory artist program at your local library. Materials provided....

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 06
Fri Nov 13
Fri Nov 20
Fri Nov 27
Icon of the event Fall Crafts
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Fall into the season with creative and fun crafts. All supplies are provided free of charge.

Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Looking for something to do after school? Join the after school club! We meet every Tuesday to make stuff, play games, do crafts, talk about books, and more! For kids ages 8-12. Please call 416-395-5440 for more information a...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 13
Tue Oct 20
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 03
Tue Nov 10
Icon of the event Afterschool Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Register and join our Afterschool Club for children ages 8-12. Each month is a different series of activities. On select Mondays, from 4:00pm-5:00pm. No groups permitted.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 19
Mon Nov 02
Mon Nov 09
Mon Nov 16
Mon Nov 23
Icon of the event Carve-A-Pumpkin
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Celebrate the fall season with an evening of 'funcarving' with pumpkins. Take home your pumpkin seeds to make some seedy-snacks! All materials will be provided free of charge. Registration required.

Icon of the event Spooky Cedarbrae!
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come challenge your courage at our haunted stations this Halloween! Make a mask, dip your hands into something gooey and capture it all at our creepy photobooth!...

Icon of the event Make a Wild Thing Craft with Plasticine Artist Barbara Reid
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Make a plasticine Wild Thing with award-winning children's author and illustrator Barbara Reid. After the craft program, tour the Sendak exhibit "Let the Wild Rumpus Start" at the Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books....