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Icon of the event Star Wars Party - May the 4th Be With You!
Wed May 04, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Dress up as your favourite Star Wars character (optional) and join us for an evening filled with all things Star Wars - games, activities, and even a contest! Ages 6-12....

Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation for Teens
Wed Aug 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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.

Icon of the event Puzzles/Games Night
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Join in with others every Monday night and enjoy solving/completing some jigsaw puzzles or playing games....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 02
Mon May 09
Mon May 16
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06
Icon of the event STEM Program: Symmetry with LEGO
Wed May 04, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Leaside

Use LEGO to learn about symmetry in nature. Build a symmetrical butterfly or a snowflake out of LEGO blocks. Part of the Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) program series at the library. For ages 4-12. No registra...

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 07
Sat May 14
Sat May 21
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 04
Icon of the event Basic Gardening Skills Workshop
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Come out and learn about gardening practices and ideas!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 03
Tue May 10
Tue May 17
Tue May 24
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Krazy Knitting for Beginners!
Wed Jul 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Ever dreamt of knitting that perfect pair of mittens or scarf? If so, then come out to Pape/Danforth branch this summer and learn how to knit. We'll show you basic techniques to get started and get you on your way to becomin...

Icon of the event After School Club:  Papier Mâché !
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Make fantastic creations using just glue and water. We'll show you how to use papier-mâché to make amazing objects to surprise your teacher for your next school project! Ages 6-12....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 07
Tue Jun 14
Tue Jun 21
Tue Jun 28
Icon of the event In the Jungle Safari Storytime
Tue Aug 09, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us as we go on a safari and meet animals of the jungle! Songs and stories will be followed by a craft. Ages 2-5....

Icon of the event Intermediate Jewellery Workshop for Teens
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands-on workshop, just in time for Mother's Day! Participants will learn intermediate skills and techniques in jewellery making. No experience is requi...