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Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Button Making
Fri Aug 21, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to make and design your own buttons....

Icon of the event Cartooning Workshop for Kids
Thu Aug 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Popular comic book illustrator Matthew Dimuantes will demonstrate how to create drawings using simple shapes and how to draw animals from reference photos. Attendees are invited to bring along a sample picture of an animal or...

Icon of the event Supreme Builder's Challenge
Wed Jul 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

In this program, children will be grouped and challenged to build the largest free-standing structure using unusual materials. Small prizes given to winning groups....

Icon of the event Board Game Bonanza
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for board games suitable for children of all ages. Games include but not limited to: Candy Land, Snakes & Ladders, Checkers, Connect 4, Scrabble, Catan and much more! This program is suitable for children over 4 yea...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 27
Mon Aug 03
Mon Aug 10
Icon of the event Lego Builder's Challenge
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Build objects out of Lego© as quickly as you can. When the bell sounds ? time is up! Drop the Lego and show us what you got. Suitable for children 6-12 years....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 13
Mon Jul 20
Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Beach Rock Painting
Fri Jul 03, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to turn beach rocks into mini painted masterpieces....

Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Begins
Ongoing event running from Mon Jun 29, 2015 - Sat Aug 29, 2015
Danforth/Coxwell

Children of all ages are welcome to register for the Summer Reading Club between Monday June 29th to Saturday August 29th. Pick up some cool materials and talk about the books you read with staff while collecting stickers! ...

Icon of the event Father's Day You're the Best LED Card
Sat Jun 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Light up dad's face with a do-it-yourself LED Father's Day greetings card. Learn how to build a small circuit to power a small LED light. Then create and decorate something special for dad. All materials and instructions w...

Icon of the event Birding 101
Thu Jun 04, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cliffcrest

Birding 101 for absolute beginners. Ever wanted to be a birdwatcher! This presentation will introduce beginners to birding, covering topics like: getting started, birdwatching guides, binoculars, species identification, song ...

Icon of the event Let's Play President!!
Fri May 29, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

President or Beggar? Think your skills at playing the card game President can beat everyone. Bring your game face and challenge your friends during the library?s first tournament of President....