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Icon of the event The Benjamin Project
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Honouring the Goodness of Pets and Eliminating Animal Cruelty from the World...

Icon of the event Art for Tots
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Children will explore art materials and techniques, including clay, paint, pastel and collage. Ages 2-4. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 12
Mon Mar 19
Mon Mar 26
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 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 Feb 24
Sat Mar 03
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 17
Sat Mar 24
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 Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27
Icon of the event Zentangle
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 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

Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Enjoy a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 03
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 17
Sat Mar 24
Icon of the event Lunchtime Gaming
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us over your lunch break to play a wide variety of games. From classic board-games to Xbox 360/One, Nintendo Wii, and PlayStation 3, we have something for everyone....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 09
Fri Mar 23
Fri Apr 06
Fri Apr 20
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 Feb 24
Sat Mar 03
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 17
Sat Mar 24
Icon of the event Grow Native Ontario Plants for the Bees!
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Help stop the decline of honeybees and other bee species by growing a pollinator-friendly garden with plants native to Ontario!...

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