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Icon of the event Think.Dream.Paint.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: New Toronto

Come and join us to paint up a storm. Best for those with some previous experience in painting. Bring a project you are working on and your own materials- no oils please. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 07
Fri Oct 05
Icon of the event TIFF Special Effects Makeup
Wed Oct 17, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Main Street

Join us at the Main Street Library to experiment with creating special effects makeup. Choose between sci-fi/fantasy or action/horror themes. Learn about various makeup techniques while transforming each other into fairies, s...

Icon of the event LEGO Challenge
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Bring your friends and complete a variety of different LEGO challenges.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 18
Icon of the event Origami for Adults with Sam and Chris
Sat Sep 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Learn how to fold figures at different sizes or to decorate your own paper and fold it. Registration is required. Please register in-branch or by calling 416-396-8890.

Icon of the event Jewelry Workshop
Tue Sep 11, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewelry in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn the basic skills and techniques in jewelry making. No experience is required. All supplies will be provided. Hi...

Icon of the event Knitting Circle @ the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: New Toronto

Is knitting the new yoga? Come and try a relaxing afternoon with a knitting circle. Bring a project you would like to work on! Crocheters welcome too.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 24
Icon of the event Jewellery Workshop for Beginners
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Unleash your creative side and learn to make unique jewellery in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn the basic skills and techniques in jewellery making. No experience is required. All supplies will be provided. R...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 04
Tue Sep 18
Icon of the event Jewellery Workshop for Intermediate Learners
Tue Sep 25, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Unleash your creative side and learn to make unique jewellery in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn the basic skills and techniques in jewellery making. Some knowledge required. All supplies will be provided. Reg...

Icon of the event Chinese Papercuts
Sat Aug 18, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Join us as Chinese papercuts guru, Ms. Li Xiqin, shares basic techniques of this wonderful traditional Chinese art & craft.

Icon of the event Lunch Time Video Games
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Come to the library to eat your lunch and play video games in the program room on the lower level. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 14
Fri Sep 21
Fri Sep 28