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Icon of the event After-School Youth Zone
Ongoing event running from Fri Sep 16, 2016 - Fri Oct 28, 2016
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us every Friday at 4:00 p.m. at Jane Sheppard for our after-school youth hub. Youth can come enjoy their own space to relax, play console games, or do homework with general assistance available. Laptops are available for...

Icon of the event Chess & Checkers Club
6:45 pm - 7:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Come enjoy games of Chess & Checkers against competitors at the library. All levels of experience welcomed. Please register by calling 416-395-5966.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 27
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 Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Hang out at the York Woods library for gaming with our Wii U. Play Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros and more! Every Tuesday from 4:00pm-5:00pm in Room 1. Ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Icon of the event After School Crafternoon Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us every Wednesday, October 5 - October 26 from 4:00-5:00pm in the Children's Department and make a cool craft to take home. Ages 6-12, drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event Loom Bands
Tue Dec 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Create and design your very own Loom Band creation! Ages 6-12, drop in. No groups of 10 or more.

Icon of the event Lego Challenge
Thu Jan 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Design, build and compete in a Lego Challenge! Work in teams or individually. All ages of children welcome. Groups of 10 or more must register.

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 Arduino for Total Beginners (Tues. Dec. 6, 2016)
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 Halloween Card Making for Adults
Tue Oct 11, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Perth/Dupont

Come learn how to make scary, but beautiful, Halloween cards. Have fun making them and giving them out.Space is limited. Registration required.