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Icon of the event Crafts for Kids
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Get in touch with your creative side! Make something to take home using paper, scissors, colours and your imagination! All ages welcome. Parents must be present for children 6 years and younger. Drop-in only.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 07
Mon Dec 14
Mon Dec 21
Mon Dec 28
Icon of the event Awesome After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Looking for something to do after school? Interested in writing, art, technology, games and making cool things? Come hang out at the Don Mills Branch for our weekly club with tons of fun activities. Bring your friends or make...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 19
Tue Jan 26
Tue Feb 02
Tue Feb 09
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 02
Sat Jan 09
Sat Jan 16
Sat Jan 23
Sat Jan 30
Icon of the event Makey Makey for TEENS!
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Don Mills

Participants will learn how to make bananas into a piano, high fives into a drum kit, and play-doh into a Super Mario game controller. A device called the Makey Makey, developed by students at MIT, helps us invent. It allows ...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 05
Sat Dec 12
Sat Dec 19
Sat Dec 26
Sat Jan 02
Icon of the event Knitting & Crochet Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Want to learn how to knit or crochet with a fun group of people? Looking for help with your knitting or crochet project? Join our Knitting & Crochet Circle! The circle is led by friendly Albion residents every Tuesday nigh...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 01
Tue Dec 08
Tue Dec 15
Tue Dec 22
Tue Dec 29
Icon of the event Myseum on the Move - Sports Edition
Sat Feb 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Help build Myseum Memories, a digital documentation of the diversity of experience n Toronto. Bring your personal photos, objects, and memorabilia that represent Toronto and sports.

Icon of the event Jewellery Making for Teens
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands-on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist....

Icon of the event Fun with Paper Bags
Mon Dec 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Enjoy making fun crafts using paper bags!

Icon of the event Knit One Crochet Too
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Make a simple project each month or work on a bigger project. Casual create chat

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 14
Thu Feb 11
Thu Mar 17