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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 LEGO Challenge
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Are you a master builder? Do you hate following the instructions? Join your fellow LEGO masters in this series of fast paced LEGO building challenges. The top creations will win prizes and be put on display in the branch. Ple...

Icon of the event DIY @ Your Library: Make your own Duct Tape Wallet
Fri Jun 13, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Don Mills

Learn how to make your own sturdy wallet using coloured duct tape. Create and design a personalized wallet to use or give for Father's Day! For ages 12-19. Space is limited, please call to register in person or by phone at 41...

Icon of the event Watercolours inspired by Emily Carr
Thu May 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

The art and soul of Canadian icon Emily Carr will be the inspiration for this watercolour painting workshop led by artist Asha. All materials supplied. Space is limited. Please call 416-395-5710 to register.

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 Let's Make...
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Riverdale

Altered Books. Make beautiful journals from our injured books. Create a treasure with googly eyes, pop-ups, secret compartments and tons of space to store all your summer memories. Ages 5 and up. Space is limited so pleas...

Icon of the event Crafts that Move
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Let's take arts & crafts to the next level. Choose one of two crafts - cut, paste, decorate and learn how to make your craft move on its own!...

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 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 Let's Make...
Wed Jul 23, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Riverdale

Corded Bead Jewellery. Join Joanne Elaine Ploder, of Jet Designs, and make a necklace, bracelet and ring for yourself or a friend. For kids 5 and up. Space is limited so please register by calling the Branch at 416-393-7720...