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Icon of the event DIY Glass Gem Magnets
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

Join us for a crafternoon at the library. These easy diy magnets can feature any picture/word/letter you want. Materials will be provided, however feel free to bring any of your own materials you would like to use. Ages 6-13...

Icon of the event After School Club
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

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Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
Icon of the event After School Club: PUPPETS!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Each week learn how to make a different kind of puppet (sock puppets, paperbag puppets, felt puppets [hand sewing involved] and stick puppets) and then show off your skills with a short puppet show! Ages 6-12...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Icon of the event DIY Canvas Art
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Albion

Get artsy and get creative with your own one of a kind masterpiece! Supplies provided. No registration.

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 Jan 27
Sat Feb 03
Sat Feb 10
Sat Feb 17
Sat Feb 24
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 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 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 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 Pollinator-Friendly Gardening
Wed Apr 18, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

Did you know one of the greatest threats to all pollinators is the loss of habitat? Learn how you can play a role in creating pollinator habitat in your community. Get tips on making your garden more attractive to butterflies...