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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 Drumming Workshop with Mystic Drumz
Sat Feb 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Main Street

Join us in a celebration of Black History Month for a hands-on drumming workshop full of music and rhythm. Every participant receives an instrument and instruction on how to play. Registration is required. Please register at ...

Icon of the event March Break Gamemakers
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

This workshop will introduce participants to video game creation, no programming experience required! Representing the Hand Eye Society, a local non-profit videogame arts organization, Ken Cho has coordinated many game-making...

Icon of the event Mario Kart 8 WiiU Tournament
Wed Dec 21, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Fairview

Swing in the Fairview Youth Hub for some competitive racing fun on our WiiU! Battle it out for prizes or sit back, chat, and enjoy snacks!...

Icon of the event Maker Club
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, December 19. For more information, please call 416-395-5750.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 09
Mon Jan 16
Mon Jan 23
Mon Jan 30
Icon of the event DIY: Snowman Pop!
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Make the perfect sweet holiday treat for bff, family, or yourself. We supply the candy, you supply the creativity....

Icon of the event Lego Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join us every Thursday for our Lego Club. Create, build and use your imagination! For all ages. No registration required. Drop in to the children's department on the second floor.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Thu Jan 05
Thu Jan 12
Thu Jan 19
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 09
Fri Dec 16
Fri Dec 23
Fri Dec 30
Icon of the event Science Challenge Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

The library is your laboratory! Can you build a chair out of newspapers? Can you drop an egg off a balcony and keep it from breaking? Take the challenge and join us for cool hands-on experiments!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 13
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Icon of the event Knit Wits
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting and crochet club. Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, learn a technique, and enjoy great conversation. All level of knitters welcome. Bring your own yarn, needles...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Thu Dec 22
Thu Dec 29
Thu Jan 05