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Icon of the event Mixed Media Art for Teens with Aura
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Spadina Road

Using mixed media, youth will have the opportunity to express their voices, empower themselves, and explore their identity. Participants will learn how to create a photo transfer and use media such as painting, drawing, colla...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 04
Sat Oct 06
Thu Oct 11
Sat Oct 13
Icon of the event Print Making
Tue Sep 11, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Centennial

Join us for print making using everyday craft items. Design your own image and then print it!...

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 Sep 07
Fri Sep 21
Fri Oct 05
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 International Geocaching Week 2018
Wed Aug 15, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come for a social time to share stories about your geocaching year.

Icon of the event Hobby Bingo!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Enjoy a few rounds of Bingo during the summer.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 19
Thu Aug 16
Icon of the event Introduction to Calligraphy Workshop - Teen
Tue Jul 17, 2018 | 2:30 pm - 4:30 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 Face Painting
Wed Jul 11, 2018 | 10:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Location: Humberwood

Come to the library for a Summer Wonder day of face painting. Experiment with amazing colors, and creative painting on your beautiful faces is lots of fun. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event What the Heck is Bullet Journaling?
Tue Jul 10, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

After hours of staring at a screen, do you desire to express your creative side while still getting stuff done? ...

Icon of the event Webcomics Crash Course!
Fri Jul 06, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join award-winning webcomic creator and Disney Princess writer Megan Kearney and learn how to get your comic onto the page and online! This workshop will cover some comic creation basics and an overview of web platforms and ...