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Icon of the event Noon Year's Eve Celebration
Sat Dec 30, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Forget staying up until midnight, kids rule New Year's at noon! Join us for some Noon Year's Eve crafts, activities, and countdown to noon! A New Year's Eve program for the whole family. For all ages....

Icon of the event Holiday Card-Making Factory
Sat Dec 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

Impress your friends and family with greeting cards made by you! All materials provided....

Icon of the event Knit & Crochet Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, learn a technique, and enjoy great conversation. All ages and level of knitters welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 03
Tue Apr 10
Icon of the event Make & Play with Letters PA Day
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate Family Literacy Month! Sculpt a letter with Plasticine and then complete your creation by sculpting your favourite animal, food or anything starting with your chosen letter! Ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Play SuperSmash Bros, Mario Kart and more using our WiiU! For children ages 6-12 in Room 1, monthly on select Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00pm. Drop in, no registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
Tue Feb 27
Tue Apr 03
Icon of the event Holiday Cards Craft
Sat Dec 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Carve a stamp and make your own printed holiday cards using linoleum block printing techniques....

Icon of the event Creative Yarn Works
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Do you knit or crochet? Come out and enjoy knitting and crocheting in the library, every Thursday from 6-8 pm. Beginners are welcome. We will help you learn. Bring you own needles and wool....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 04
Thu Jan 11
Thu Jan 18
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Icon of the event Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Tue Jan 09, 2018 - Tue Mar 27, 2018
Location: York Woods

Come join us for some casual chess. Players of all levels are welcome. A staff member will teach anyone who is interested in learning how to play.

Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Play SuperSmash Bros, Mario Kart and more using our WiiU! For children ages 6-12 in Room 1. Tuesday December 5 - Tuesday December 19, 2017(no Gamerz on Dec 26). Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 19
Icon of the event After School Club: PUPPETS!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Each week learn how to make a different kind of puppet (sock puppets, paperbag puppets, felt puppets [hand sewing involved] and stick puppets) and then show off your skills with a short puppet show! Ages 6-12...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 16
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06