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Icon of the event Robot Bowling!
Wed Aug 22, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Can you help Dash and Sphero hit all the pins? Join us to learn about block coding, try coding some robots and have some fun!...

Icon of the event Robot Ninja Challenge!
Mon Aug 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Can you navigate Dash and Sphero through a ninja course and get them to the other side unseen? Learn about basic coding and block coding and test out some robots! ...

Icon of the event Knit & Lit
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Are you a knitter or have always wanted to learn? Bring your needles and yarn and join us the first Wednesday of the month to share ideas, skills or knit socially.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 05
Wed Oct 03
Wed Nov 07
Wed Dec 05
Icon of the event Robot Bowling!
Wed Aug 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

an you help Dash and Sphero hit all the pins? Join us to learn about block coding, try coding some robots and have some fun!...

Icon of the event Fun with LEGO & KEVA Planks
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for an hour of creative LEGO and KEVA Plank building. Use your imagination and have fun building your creations. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 21
Tue Aug 28
Icon of the event Introduction to Calligraphy Workshop - Adults
Wed Oct 17, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a free, 2-hour introductory calligraphy workshop, the art of beautiful writing. Learn how to write letters in both capital and lower case, your name, and create a personalized bookmark to take home.

Icon of the event End of Summer Party!
Fri Aug 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

KIDS! You're all invited to drop-in and celebrate an afternoon of fun at the library. Everyone goes home with a prize!...

Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us on Wednesdays after school from 4-5pm for games and special activities. Take part in LEGO challenges, arts & crafts, robotics & circuitry, and much more. Ages 6-12. Drop in! No registration required. Call 416-393-7746...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 26
Wed Oct 03
Wed Oct 10
Wed Oct 17
Wed Oct 24
Icon of the event Chess Club (for kids)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Learn the game and play against your friends or challenge new opponents. All levels are welcome. For ages 7-12. Register in person in the branch or by calling 416-393-7712.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 11
Tue Sep 18
Tue Sep 25
Tue Oct 02
Tue Oct 09
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. This program is offered in partnership with the University of Toronto organization Fly with Origami, Learn...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 01
Sat Oct 06
Sat Nov 03
Sat Dec 01