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Icon of the event Frozen Sidewalk Chalk Party
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Beautify the street around our library using your imagination and FROZEN sidewalk chalk! Learn to make this clever drawing tool and play with some that is ready-made. This program is intended for both preschoolers & school-...

Icon of the event Summer Play Day
Wed Jul 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us for a variety of group games and a craft...

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Jul 11, 2015 | All Day
Pape/Danforth

This course teaches teens how to safely babysit infants and young children. It will cover all the necessary information including: diapering, feeding, age-appropriate activities, household safety, and basic first aid. Partici...

Icon of the event Puppet Masters
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Participate in this fun four-week puppetry series. Step one, make puppets. Step two, explore script-writing and storytelling using your new puppet pals. This program is suitable for ages 6-12....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 08
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Wed Jul 29
Icon of the event Pan Am Torch Relay Celebration
Tue Jul 07, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Albion

Come celebrate with the Albion Library as we take part in the Pan Am Games Torch Relay!...

Icon of the event Let's Play Together
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Books are fun and the best jumping off point for summertime play. Join us at the library for stories, silliness, craftiness, movement, games and of course: PLAY! This program is intended for ages 4 & up....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04
Icon of the event Chess In The Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Brookbanks

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games. Saturday mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 04
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Icon of the event Seeds and Gardening
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Learn what a seed library is and the importance of preserving and exchanging seeds from Toronto Seed Library staff. Please bring seeds to participate in a seed exchange. Children will have the opportunity to plant their own s...

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

Needlework, Crochet or Knitting....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 27
Wed Jun 03
Wed Jun 10
Wed Jun 17
Wed Jun 24
Icon of the event Teen Craft: Make Your Own Watercolour Mug
Sat May 16, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Make your own DIY watercolour mug using tissue paper? Yes, use tissue paper to create your own colourful, unique, crazy, eye-catching design. Age 11 and up. Registration is required....