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Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Dress up in your Halloween costume and join us for a very special puppet show! Make a creepy craft to take home. All ages welcome.

Icon of the event Let's Talk Science:
Wed Sep 30, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Calling all kids who want to experiment with electrical circuits, conductors, insulators and electromagnets. The University of Toronto's "Let's Talk Science" group will be at the branch to help inspire your sense of discover...

Icon of the event Button Making
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Create and design your very own button on the PA Day! Ages 5 and up welcome. Limited supplies.

Icon of the event Make a Wild Thing Craft with Plasticine Artist Barbara Reid
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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 06
Fri Nov 13
Fri Nov 20
Fri Nov 27
Icon of the event TEEN Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

A version of our popular Gamerz gaming program, but for teens ONLY. Ages 13-19. Come and use our PCs and either the XBox 360 or Wii U.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 02
Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Queen/Saulter

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 22
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 Oct 05
Mon Oct 19
Mon Nov 02
Mon Nov 09
Mon Nov 16
Icon of the event HOWL-o-WEEN Party!
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Queen/Saulter

Join us for tricks & treats! Don't forget to wear your costume.

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

Hang out in the computer lab for video gaming with our Wii, PCs and other consoles. Every Tuesday from 4-5pm in the lLearning Centre on the 2nd floor.. Ages 6-12. Drop-in. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 01
Tue Sep 08
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29