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Icon of the event Knitting & Crocheting Circle
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Whether you're an avid knitter or just a beginner, come join us for an informal time of knitting and crocheting. Knitting and crocheting resources will be provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 05
Thu Jan 12
Thu Jan 19
Thu Jan 26
Thu Feb 02
Icon of the event P.A. Day: Fun Activities
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Bored on your PA Day? Come into the York Woods Branch for a variety of activities. All ages welcome. Drop in. Groups of 10 or more must register.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 02
Icon of the event Lunar New Year Celebration
Fri Jan 27, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with JINGBAO Bilingual Children's Center! Listen to stories, songs, and create a craft for the coming Lunar New Year. Learn more about Chinese culture with hands-on activities. Ages 2-6....

Icon of the event Winter Storytime
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Songs, stories, and a craft to shake off the winter blues. Ages 2-5....

Icon of the event Operation Sock Monkey Workshop for teens and adults
Sat Dec 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Learn step-by-step how to make the cutest darn sock monkey! Operation Sock Monkey will be coming to show teens and young adults how to create a sock monkey. Crafted sock monkeys will be donated to kids in need, but if you fal...

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

Learn French in a fun and informal environment! Kids will get to play games, create crafts, and do activities with French vocabulary....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Tue Feb 28
Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Hang out at the York Woods library for gaming with our Wii U. Play Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros and more! Every Tuesday from 4:00pm-5:00pm in Room 1. Ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 06
Tue Dec 13
Tue Dec 20
Tue Dec 27
Tue Jan 03
Icon of the event Family Literacy Day: BINGO
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Main Street

Play along with our picture BINGO cards and learn about some of the popular storybook characters. Everyone wins a prize! No registration is required. Drop into the lower level program room. All ages are welcome.

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 150 Reasons: Mural Project with VIBE Arts
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Help celebrate Canada's upcoming 150th birthday. Participate in painting murals that will be displayed in TTC subway stations during summer 2017. This is a ten-week session that will be led by a local artist. This program is ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Thu Dec 22