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Icon of the event Digital Cameras and Open Online Courses
Mon Jul 20, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

In this session library staff will demonstrate how to access free open online courses on photography. In the second half, photography expert, Nicole Olds, will demonstrate how to use a Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) camera...

Icon of the event Lego
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Hey Kids! Join us after school for fun with Lego! This is a drop-in program for children 6-12 years old. Maximum 20 children.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 04
Thu Jun 18
Icon of the event After-School Gaming
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Compete against your friends and play video games!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Tue May 19
Mon May 25
Icon of the event It's Play Time!  Create a fun Craft!
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

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

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 Repair Cafe Information Night
Fri May 15, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Repair Café Toronto is a volunteer group made up of people who love to fix things and want to help create a more sustainable world....

Icon of the event The Basics of Vegetable Gardening (with Toronto Master Gardeners)
Fri May 01, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Discover the joy of growing your own food! Learn about soil, crop rotation, companion planting, feeding/fertilizing, starting with seeds and more. Presented by trained horticulturalists from Toronto Master Gardeners....

Icon of the event Wednesday Knit Night!
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 20
Wed Jun 17
Wed Jul 15
Icon of the event Family Board Games
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Come PLAY with us. We'll suply the games, you supply the players. Large number of games to choose from.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 10
Fri Jul 17
Fri Jul 24
Fri Jul 31
Fri Aug 07
Icon of the event Puppetry Club
Ongoing event running from Mon Apr 13, 2015 - Mon May 04, 2015
Cedarbrae

Learn about the art of puppetry! During this 4-week program we will discuss puppetry around the world and different techniques used to make puppets. We will also write scripts, and make puppets! In the final week everyone wil...