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Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Jul 11, 2015 | All Day
Pape/Danforth

This course teaches teens how to safely babysit infants and young children. It will cover all the necessary information including: diapering, feeding, age-appropriate activities, household safety, and basic first aid. Partici...

Icon of the event Father's Day You're the Best LED Card
Sat Jun 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Light up dad's face with a do-it-yourself LED Father's Day greetings card. Learn how to build a small circuit to power a small LED light. Then create and decorate something special for dad. All materials and instructions w...

Icon of the event Supreme Builder's Challenge
Wed Jul 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

In this program, children will be grouped and challenged to build the largest free-standing structure using unusual materials. Small prizes given to winning groups....

Icon of the event Board Games - Drop In!
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Drop into the library and play a variety of board games. This drop in is for children 4-12 years old. This program is on a first-come, first-serve basis because space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 17
Thu Aug 13
Icon of the event Origami Crafts
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Come and learn how to make special origami crafts taught by experts from the Origami Society of Toronto....

Icon of the event CHESS CLUB
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Interested in playing chess? Open to beginners and experienced players alike. Improve your math and logic skills while making new friends! The Downsview Chess Club is a 7 week progam where you will learn to play the game and ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
Tue Jun 23
Icon of the event Lego Builder's Challenge
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Build objects out of Lego© as quickly as you can. When the bell sounds ? time is up! Drop the Lego and show us what you got. Suitable for children 6-12 years....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 13
Mon Jul 20
Icon of the event Carnival Fun
Mon Aug 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will play some classic carnival games in the library. Registration begins July 17th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Begins
Ongoing event running from Mon Jun 29, 2015 - Sat Aug 29, 2015
Danforth/Coxwell

Children of all ages are welcome to register for the Summer Reading Club between Monday June 29th to Saturday August 29th. Pick up some cool materials and talk about the books you read with staff while collecting stickers! ...

Icon of the event It's Play Time!  Create a fun Craft!
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a craft that is fun and creative! Registration begins June 9th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.