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Icon of the event Chess Club
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Interested in playing chess? Open to beginners and experienced players alike. Great for improving your concentration and logic skills while making new friends! Tips and techniques provided as required. Ages 7-12....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 22
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 06
Tue May 13
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Launch Party
Fri Jun 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Spadina Road

Visit the branch to sign up for the TD Summer Reading Club and join us for some outdoor fun with sidewalk chalk, bubbles and more!

Icon of the event Ask an Expert - Green Roofs with Toronto Master Gardeners!
Thu Apr 24, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Downsview

Create a garden that touches the sky...!...

Icon of the event Mother's Day Beading Workshop
Sat May 10, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Spadina Road

Make something special for mom at our Mother's Day beading workshop. Dads and sons welcome!...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Bingo!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Join us for a rousing game of bingo complete with prizes for winning cards! Free limited tickets available a half hour before the program begins. Ideal for ages 4 and up.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 06
Icon of the event Cartooning and Flipbook Animation Fun for Kids
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Former Teletoon Animation/Cartooning instructor Ruzya Karpinec invites your children to explore Cartoon/Flipbook Animation Fun. Children will learn how to create fun animated Cartoon/Flipbooks....

Icon of the event Makerspace Time
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

The Maker Movement is growing rapidly worldwide and it has just arrived in Toronto's East Side! Please join us for a special afternoon with the Toronto Tool Library and Makerspace and their team of Tool Ninja's. This free eve...

Icon of the event Origami
Sat May 03, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Brookbanks

Learn to make origami fish, birds other creatures with the Japanese art of folding paper....

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Open to youth ages 9-12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an inspirin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 02
Tue Jun 03
Mon Jun 09
Tue Jun 10
Mon Jun 16
Icon of the event Make it with Lego
Tue Jul 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Make various lego objects as fast as you can. Winners will recieve prizes....