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Icon of the event Makerspace Time
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

The Maker Movement is growing rapidly worldwide and it has just arrived in Toronto's East Side! Please join us for a special afternoon with the Toronto Tool Library and Makerspace and their team of Tool Ninja's. This free eve...

Icon of the event Mother's Day Beading Workshop
Sat May 10, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Spadina Road

Make something special for mom at our Mother's Day beading workshop. Dads and sons welcome!...

Icon of the event A Reading Treasure Hunt
Wed May 21, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

The maker of Ukloo (an award winning game for children) will facilitate rounds of treasure hunt games to promote literacy, awarness and other developmental skills....

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Open to youth ages 9-12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an inspirin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 02
Tue Jun 03
Mon Jun 09
Tue Jun 10
Mon Jun 16
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Launch Party
Fri Jun 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Spadina Road

Visit the branch to sign up for the TD Summer Reading Club and join us for some outdoor fun with sidewalk chalk, bubbles and more!

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

Every Monday, enjoy classic board games with your friends at the library....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 07
Mon Jul 14
Mon Jul 21
Mon Jul 28
Mon Aug 04
Icon of the event Preschool Arts and Crafts
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Riverdale

Listen to a story and create art with paint, plasticine and a variety of other materials. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. For ages 3-6. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 08
Tue Jul 15
Tue Jul 22
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Icon of the event Make it with Lego
Tue Jul 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Make various lego objects as fast as you can. Winners will recieve prizes....

Icon of the event Lego Building Blast!
Tue Jul 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Riverdale

A lego extravaganza for kids age 2 and up. Come in and create! Drop in, no registration required except for groups. Groups please call 416-393-7720 to register.

Icon of the event Let's Make...
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Riverdale

Rice Crispy squares and pops. Prepare to get sticky! Learn how to make these delicious and easy treats. Age 5 and up. Space is limited so register by calling the Branch at 416-393-7720.

Participating Venues
Sun Life Financial Museum + Arts Pass Program
Participating Venues

Explore the best of Toronto's arts and cultural treasures for free.