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Icon of the event Make an LED Holiday Card
Sat Dec 13, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Learn how to make a holiday card that includes an LED light control. Your card will light up when you want it to! Perfect for Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas, New Year or a general holiday greeting....

Icon of the event Make it with Lego
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Ready, set, Go! Challenge yourselves to build one of five objects with Lego. Children will be put into groups and given 10 minutes to build each object. Prizes will be given to challenge winners....

Icon of the event Birding 101
Tue Jan 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

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, s...

Icon of the event Fabric Landscape Art
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Taylor Memorial

Participants will be guided to make a piece of art inspired by the Group of Seven Canadian artists. Using a variety of fabrics and an iron, pieces of material will be tansformed into a beautiful landscape. Please call the b...

Icon of the event March Break Lego Drop-In
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Riverdale

Drop in and play with our amazing collection of lego and other construction toys! Groups please call in advance to register.

Icon of the event Hour of Code
Thu Dec 11, 2014 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

The "Hour of Code" is a global movement with the aim of reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. During Computer Science Education Week (December 8-14, 2014), Jane/Dundas will host "Hour of Code" activities in...

Icon of the event Christmas Family Time
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Taylor Memorial

Christmas themed stories, songs, rhymes, and activities for children with their parents or caregivers.

Icon of the event Crafts:  Make a Glove Monster
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Riverdale

Bring in a glove and leave with a cute or scary monster! Suitable for children ages 6+. Some sewing involved. Please register in advance at 416-393-7720 or in person at Riverdale Library.

Icon of the event Pan-American Games Inspired T-Shirts!
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Create your own Pan American Games inspired T-Shirt using fabric paint. If there is time afterward, you can help design and decorate a Pan-Am games mural for the library....

Icon of the event Bead Stringing Jewellery
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Attendees will learn about materials and tools used in bead stringing jewellery as well as gain knowledge of crimping techniques and design elements. Individuals will complete a single strand illusion beaded necklace in addit...