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Icon of the event International Geocaching Week 2018
Wed Aug 15, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come for a social time to share stories about your geocaching year.

Icon of the event Let's Talk Science: DIY Lava Lamps
Wed Aug 15, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join our science lab! Children will have fun using water, oil and food colouring to create the basis for lava lamps. Watch in amazement when alkaseltzer is added to the mix. This activity covers properties of water and oil, m...

Icon of the event Learn to Camp and Experience the Great Outdoors
Thu Aug 09, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Brookbanks

Studies have shown that spending time in nature improves physical, mental and social well-being, as well as increases environmental awareness.

Icon of the event Summer Wonder - Terrific Tuesdays
Tue Aug 07, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Brookbanks

Each Tuesday children will be encouraged to use their imagination and explore their creative sides, through crafts and maker activities. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Summer Wonder - Terrific Tuesdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brookbanks

Each Tuesday children will be encouraged to use their imagination and explore their creative sides, through crafts and maker activities.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Icon of the event Summer Fun
11:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Hillcrest

Come to the library and have some summer fun with books, stories, activities and crafts. For ages 7-10. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 13
Fri Jul 20
Fri Jul 27
Icon of the event STEAM Summer Series: Art Thursdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

Paints, clay, markers, and many other supplies will be available Thursdays during the STEAM Summer Series. Create something amazing, learn new skills, and share your creations. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 12
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Icon of the event STEAM Summer Series: Engineering  Wednesdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

Bridges, skyscrapers, stairs, chairs, and mechanical pencils. All these things have engineering at their core. Join us weekly and put your engineering skills to the test with. Discover the power of teamwork, new ideas, and im...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 11
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Wed Aug 08
Icon of the event Summer Wonder - Terrific Tuesdays
Tue Jul 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Brookbanks

Each Tuesday children will be encouraged to use their imagination and explore their creative sides, through crafts and maker activities.

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club: Get Your Summer Read on Day!
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

The annual TD Summer Reading Club is here again! All children will receive a free reading kit and a chance to win a prize! Sign up anytime all summer long!...