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Icon of the event Game Curious: Exploring Video Games with the Hand Eye Society
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us for exciting free programs this Fall with Artists in the Library from the Hand Eye Society and the The Art of Play: Game Makers at Oakwood Library. We will run three ongoing 12-week program series, see the other two l...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 01
Fri Dec 08
Fri Dec 15
Icon of the event VR Funday
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Come explore the world of Virtual Reality at Downsview Library. Using the HTC VIVE VR Headset you can immerse yourself into a virtual environment. Climb to the top of Mount Everest, explore the deep blue sea, or even launch...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 24
Icon of the event Out of the Depths: The Blue Whale Story
Fri Nov 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Beaches

Blue whales were hunted almost to the point of extinction during the last century. Learn about the world's largest mammals and the research undertaken at the Royal Ontario Museum to better understand their biology, history an...

Icon of the event Repair Café
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Get broken household items fixed for free and learn while doing it! We?ll have fixers for computers, electronics, small appliances, furniture, clothes, jewelry, books, & more. For whatever you need fixin?, bring it on!...

Icon of the event Family Tech Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

**This program is FULL, please ask to put on the waiting list**...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 25
Icon of the event Innovator in Residence: Scratch series - Programming
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Downsview

If you like writing and drawing your own stories, you'll love making your own interactive stories, plays, and games using Scratch: MIT's web-based educational tool that enables girls & boys to express themselves on the comput...

Icon of the event Climate and Clean Economy
Mon Nov 27, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The rapid international increase in solar and wind energy and rapid rise of electric vehicles are some examples of how the world is talking climate change. Find out what is happening in Canada, both federally and provincially...

Icon of the event Practical Apps: Helping Doctors Help Patients Manage Their Health
Tue Nov 28, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Hillcrest

People are not just living longer - they're living longer with chronic conditions. To help them live their best possible lives through health self-management, primary care providers are increasingly turning to mobile health a...

Icon of the event Introduction to Astronomy: Six Part Series
6:15 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada - Toronto Centre (RASC-TC) and the Toronto Public Library - Yorkville branch are pleased to offer a six lesson classroom course on astronomy, called NOVA - New Observers to Visual Astr...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 28
Tue Dec 05
Icon of the event 3D Printer Certification
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Staff members show participants how to use the 3D printers available at Toronto Public Library Digital Innovation Hubs. Class instruction includes:...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 28