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Icon of the event Podcasting 101 CANCELLED
Sat Jan 21, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

An introductory workshop on podcasting, including how to create, listen to or be a guest on a podcast. Lecture to be followed by a demonstration of a podcast recording....

Icon of the event Arduino for Total Beginners (Tues. Dec. 6, 2016) *** CANCELLED ***
Tue Dec 06, 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 Operation Sock Monkey Workshop for teens and adults
Sat Dec 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Learn step-by-step how to make the cutest darn sock monkey! Operation Sock Monkey will be coming to show teens and young adults how to create a sock monkey. Crafted sock monkeys will be donated to kids in need, but if you fal...

Icon of the event Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Players of all skill levels are invited to play in a friendly and welcoming environment. Drop-in....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 07
Sat Jan 14
Sat Jan 21
Sat Jan 28
Sat Feb 04
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. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Icon of the event Gingerbread House: make, keep and eat!
Wed Dec 07, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for our 3rd Annual Gingerbread House workshop. In this program you will will be given the supplies and sweets to build and design your own gingerbread house (older children) or gingerbread cookie (younger children). ...

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 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 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 NEW YEAR BINGO
Thu Jan 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Join us for a fun winter BINGO. Great prizes. For children ages 6 to 12.