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Icon of the event Drop In Craft
10:00 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Drop into the branch any time between 10 am and 3 pm to make a craft.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 27
Sat Feb 03
Sat Feb 10
Sat Feb 17
Sat Feb 24
Icon of the event Jewelry Making for Tweens
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Join us for jewelry making during March Break. Create your own unique piece!...

Icon of the event Earth Day Painting Workshop for Families
Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

In celebration of Earth Day, we invite you to create an acrylic painting of an endangered animal or an animal that has gone extinct. No prior experience in drawing or painting is necessary as you will be offered step-by-step...

Icon of the event Weekend Video Gaming
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Join us in the library Saturday afternoon for video game multiplayer matches. Some of the games include: NBA 2K17, Injustice, Rayman Origins, Naruto, and Blur....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 03
Sat Feb 17
Icon of the event Makers Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Legos, K'Nex, STEAM exercises and more! Join us for a new activity every week....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
Tue Feb 27
Icon of the event LSP: Chess Club
11:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Chess Club members gather each week to play casual chess games. Players of all ages and strengths, especially newcomers are welcomed....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 27
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 03
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 17
Icon of the event K'nex after school
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Drop in after school and create with K?Nex.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 24
Wed Jan 31
Icon of the event Zentangle
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

If you love to draw join us for a fun hour to learn Zentangle the method of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns....

Icon of the event Valentine Pop Up Craft
Sat Feb 10, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Dawes Road

Make your own Valentine Card or another pop up craft.

Icon of the event Zentangle
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Bring out the artist in you. Create beautiful images by drawing simple lines. Fun and easy to learn. Ages 9 to 13. Pre-register in person or by phoning: 416-394-5200

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.