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Icon of the event Make It Sew
Sat Jul 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Because safety pins don't solve everything! Learn essential hand sewing skills like how to hem a pair of pants or sew a button from a seamstress with decades of experience to share. You'll be amazed how just a few simple tech...

Icon of the event Wild Wednesdays: Preschool Stories and Craft
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

For ages 2 1/2 - 5 yrs. Pick up your ticket 1/2 hour before the program starts. Limit of 20 children per session....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03
Wed Aug 31
Icon of the event Arduino for Total Beginners (Tues. Oct. 25, 2016)
Tue Oct 25, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Learn how to use an Arduino micro-controller. This program is for those who know nothing about Arduino, micro-controllers and electronics. A laptop and Arduino kit are provided for use during this workshop in Study Room 3, 1...

Icon of the event Keep Calm and Colour On
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Colour your cares away while you enjoy the latest craze of adult colouring. Materials will be provided, or bring your own. No registration required!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 30
Sat Aug 13
Sat Aug 27
Sat Sep 10
Sat Sep 24
Icon of the event Sanderson's Wild Lego Competition!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Whether it's through building the tallest tower, building the strongest bridge or one of the other challenges, come and put your Lego skills to the test in this friendly competition!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 09
Icon of the event Wild and Crazy Fun Tuesdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

For ages 6 years and up. Pick up your ticket 1/2 hour before the program begins. Limit of 20 children per session....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 09
Tue Aug 23
Icon of the event Wii Game alot
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Calling all young gamers! Pop into the Sanderson Youth Hub and beat the heat while you play some cool games on the Wii.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 27
Icon of the event Halloween Party
Fri Oct 28, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Scary stories, dancing, treats and a craft. Ages 5-12. Drop-in.

Icon of the event After School Zone: Lego Challenge
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

For ages 6 and up. Limit 20. Pick up a ticket at the desk 1/2 hour before program.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Icon of the event Knitting/Crochet Circle
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Rexdale

If you love to knit and/or crochet or you want to learn how...Join our Knitting & Crochet Circle!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04