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Icon of the event Marshmallows and Toothpicks - Make a geometric sculpture
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Make a geodesic sculpture with marshmallow joints and toothpick connectors. Kids learn the difference between two and three dimensions. Ages 6-13. Drop-in.

Icon of the event 3D Printing demonstration
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about one of the library's favourite new technologies, the 3D mini printer. See a 3d print job from start to finish. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Chinese Papercuts
Thu Jan 19, 2017 | 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Chinese Papercuts guru Ms. Li Xiqin will coach this wonderful traditional Chinese arts & craft, and demonstrate some basic techniques....

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Several community volunt...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 10
Sat Jan 14
Sat Jan 21
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 11
Icon of the event Family Bingo
Sat Dec 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albion

Play bingo and win some prizes! Drop in. All families with children welcome.

Icon of the event March Break Lego Fun
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Port Union

Calling all Lego fans! Use your imagination and creativity to construct awesome Lego structures. This drop-in program is for ages 6-12 years. There will be a selection of books available to borrow.

Icon of the event Winter Crafts
Tue Dec 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albion

Make something winter-inspired to take home using paper, scissors, colours and your imagination! Drop-in. All ages welcome.

Icon of the event Teen Maker
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brookbanks

Oct 28 Beading, Nov 25 Rock Painting, Dec 16 Christmas Tree Ornament


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 16
Icon of the event Adult Colouring Party @ Leaside Library
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation! Studies show colouring can relieve stress and promote wellness. Colouring pages, coloured pencils, markers, crayons and relaxing music provided....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 03
Tue Jan 10
Tue Jan 17
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation for Kids
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Create a stop motion animation movie using the NFB Stop Mo Studio app for iPad. Ages 8-12. 2 sessions. Please register in person or by phoning 416-393-7717. Space limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 28
Thu Dec 29