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Icon of the event Play and Learn
Wed May 17, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Mount Pleasant

Parents and children play together and learn together in this hands on workshop....

Icon of the event The World Inside and Around a Beehive
Wed Jun 07, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Anatole Yarmosh, a fourth generation hobby beekeeper and author of "The World Inside and Around a Beehive" will share his knowledge of bees and of how to construct a small-scale hive....

Icon of the event DIY: Tie Dye Fashion
Sat Jul 08, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join us and make your very own tie dye shirts because our shirts are ?tie-die for?! Bring your own blank shirt - we?ll provide the rest....

Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation Workshop
Fri May 05, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Create a stop motion animation movie using the Stop Motion Studio App. *Please bring your own mobile device* Ages 13 and up. Register in person or phone 416-393-7746.

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Enjoy a casual game with your family and friends or challenge new opponents. Bonus: improve your concentration and critical thinking! Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children ages 5 and up....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 29
Sat May 06
Sat May 13
Sat May 20
Sat May 27
Icon of the event Charm School Etiquette Workshop
Wed May 03, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Meet Kerry Ann Thomas, former Miss Teen Nubian, Miss Toronto Tourism Public Relations, and Miss Soft and Beautiful Canada, who will be presenting on charm and etiquette. Join us and learn how to be a lady and a gentleman, pro...

Icon of the event DIY: Face Masks
Sat Aug 12, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Have fun inventing a product that is a perfect match for your skin. Give your face a break and enjoy making natural, chemical-free face masks!...

Icon of the event The Fun Zone
Tue May 16, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Locke

Fun after school for ages 6 years and up. Crafty Kids. No registration required.

Icon of the event Street Knit
6:15 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Put your needles together and help keep someone without a home warm this year. Patterns, wool and some needles are available, but all material contributions and donations are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 25
Tue May 30
Tue Jun 27
Tue Jul 25
Icon of the event Show and Tell: Storytelling at the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Bring an object, share a story, make a connection. Everybody has a story to tell. Bring an object and join us for a show and tell program. Make connections with others in your community while working with researchers from the...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 04
Thu May 11
Thu May 18
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 01