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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

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10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Kids have fun with reading through crafts, games and activities. Please register in branch or by calling 416-395-5980. No groups permitted. Ages 5-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Tue Aug 12
Tue Aug 19
Icon of the event Comic Book Button Making Workshop
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Cut out your favourite pictures, images and logos from old comic books and transform them into buttons you can wear, trade or give to your friends. For ages 7 and up....

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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Hang in the computer lab for video gaming with our Wii, PCs and other consoles. Work on your Minecraft while you wait. No groups permitted. Limited space.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Tue Aug 12
Tue Aug 19
Icon of the event MINECRAFT Papercraft Party
Thu Jul 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Take the experience of MINECRAFT off-line and craft tons of objects by folding paper templates for survival and fun in the real world! Ages 7 & up....

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2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Are you a master builder? Do you hate following the instructions? Looking for friends who love LEGO as much as you do? Join Don Mills' monthly LEGO Challenge Club for a mix of fast paced LEGO building challenges and free crea...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 20
Sat Oct 18
Sat Nov 15
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2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Bring the family and try some of our fun board games.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 28
Mon Aug 18
Icon of the event Elements of Photography
Wed Oct 29, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

What are the secrets behind how famous photos are created? Using engaging images, Photographer Pamela Williams will examine the use of scale, point of view, and composition, while exploring the use of light, focus, timing an...

Icon of the event Painting and Collage Colour Wheels with Nicole Little
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eglinton Square

Under the guidance of artist and teacher Nicole Little, students will draw, paint, rip and collage. For children 6-12. Space is limited, registration required.

Icon of the event Iron Chef for Teens
Tue Aug 12, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Celebrate Word Out! Teen Summer Reading...

Icon of the event Learn to Write Creative Non-ficton
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

This workshop features discussion and writing exercises that explore the powers of writing your own story. With Readings from How to Talk to Crazy People and How to Write Creative Non-fiction by Donna Kakonge.