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Icon of the event Let's Get Crafty!
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Come to the library to make a neat craft that you can take home with you! All supplies will be provided. Space is limited. Free tickets available at 1:30 on the day of the program.

Icon of the event Video Game Narrative Workshop
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Become a master video game storyteller! Use Twine and similar tools to learn about story in games and then create your own choose-your-own-adventure type game. Ages 8-12....

Icon of the event Make Your Own Musical Instrument!
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Take home an easy-to-make musical instrument using everyday household items. Ages 6+...

Icon of the event Library Bingo
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Test your knowledge in a game of library bingo. Great prizes to win! Space is limited. Free tickets available at 1:30 on the day of the program.

Icon of the event Summer Camp Games PA Day
Fri Feb 16, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Does the frigid air, endless piles of snow, and dark afternoon skies got you feeling blue? What better time for summer camp! Join us for sunny summer day camp games! Ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event Friendship Bracelet Making
Fri Feb 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Join us this P.A. Day in the children's area and make a friendship bracelet for that special friend and/or friends! Drop-in, no registration required.

Icon of the event After School Club: ESCAPE ROOM CHALLENGE!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Each week use your sleuthing skills to find clues, solve challenging puzzles and unlock a door to escape a locked room. Each series of challenges is based on a popular book - Percy Jackson, Harry Potter, The Hobbit & The 39 C...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Icon of the event STORYgami
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Origami meet-up for kids the first Saturday of each month. Learn to fold origami! Beginner & advanced folders welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 03
Sat Mar 03
Sat Apr 07
Sat May 05
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 Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Mon Feb 12
Mon Feb 19
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 20
Sat Jan 27
Sat Feb 03
Sat Feb 10
Sat Feb 17

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