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Icon of the event Make it with Lego
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Ready, set, Go! Challenge yourselves to build one of five objects with Lego. Children will be put into groups and given 10 minutes to build each object. Prizes will be given to challenge winners....

Icon of the event Birding 101
Tue Jan 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Birding 101" for absolute beginners. Ever wanted to be a birdwatcher! This presentation will introduce beginners to birding, covering topics like: getting started, birdwatching guides, binoculars, species identification, s...

Icon of the event Fabric Landscape Art
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Taylor Memorial

Participants will be guided to make a piece of art inspired by the Group of Seven Canadian artists. Using a variety of fabrics and an iron, pieces of material will be tansformed into a beautiful landscape. Please call the b...

Icon of the event Console Gaming
Mon Dec 08, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

School your opponents in a frenzy of pure awesomeness. Prove you have the legendary skills to challenge others to some wicked games on the PS3, 360 and Wii. No registration required....

Icon of the event Ultimate Ugly Sweater Party!
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Make that sweater so ugly it's beautiful! Bring the corniest, cheesiest sweater you can find and add more cheese! We'll have some ornaments and other embellishments ready for you to make your ugly sweater even uglier....

Icon of the event Make an LED Holiday Card
Sat Dec 13, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Learn how to make a holiday card that includes an LED light control. Your card will light up when you want it to! Perfect for Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas, New Year or a general holiday greeting....

Icon of the event Holiday Canvas Painting
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children will paint a canvas that will be mounted in the library during the month of December. The theme for their painting will be "What do the holidays mean to me". For ages 6-12. Registration begins Oct. 18th. Register...

Icon of the event PA Day Fun: Movie
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bloor/Gladstone

Come and spend your PA day at the library!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 05
Icon of the event Bead Stringing Jewellery
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Attendees will learn about materials and tools used in bead stringing jewellery as well as gain knowledge of crimping techniques and design elements. Individuals will complete a single strand illusion beaded necklace in addit...

Icon of the event Christmas Family Time
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Taylor Memorial

Christmas themed stories, songs, rhymes, and activities for children with their parents or caregivers.