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Icon of the event Holiday Button Making
Tue Dec 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Create and design your own button over the holidays! Limited supplies. Groups of 10 or more please register.

Icon of the event Bookmark Contest!
Fri Jan 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Toronto Public Library is running our annual Bookmark Contest!...

Icon of the event Minute to Win it!
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Are you an expert at games? Come take part in this challenging game. Contestants have to complete a series of 60-second challenges that use objects that are commonly available around the house. You have a minute to win it!

Icon of the event STORYgami
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Come out and fold origami, more unique and dazzling than paper planes. Your level of experience doesn't matter. The University of Toronto Origami Club F.O.L.D. (Fly with Origami, Learn to Dream) will be on site to guide fol...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 05
Sat Jan 02
Sat Feb 06
Sat Mar 05
Icon of the event Valentine's Day <3
Fri Feb 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Spread the love this Valentine's Day with a special craft....

Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join our Lego Club where you can create, build and use your imagination! Drop-in. No registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 17
Icon of the event Afterschool Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Register and join our Afterschool Club for children ages 8-12. Each month is a different series of activities. On select Mondays, from 4:00pm-5:00pm. No groups permitted.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 07
Mon Dec 14
Mon Jan 04
Mon Jan 11
Mon Jan 18
Icon of the event Make a Wild Thing Craft with Plasticine Artist Barbara Reid
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Lillian H. Smith

Make a plasticine Wild Thing with award-winning children's author and illustrator Barbara Reid. After the craft program, tour the Sendak exhibit "Let the Wild Rumpus Start" at the Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books....

Icon of the event Practicing Art
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Adults feeling creative, unafraid of mixed media. Introductory artist program at your local library. Materials provided....

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 27
Icon of the event Makey Makey Fun
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

November's After School Club features creative play with a Makey Makey invention kit: Create your own game controllers, play games, and have fun. This program is for ages 6-12. ...

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 25