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Icon of the event LEGO Mania
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Learn, Build & Play, using LEGO building blocks. ...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 31
Icon of the event Get Your Summer Read On Kick Off Party!
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Spadina Road

Sign up for the TD Summer Reading Club starting today!Each child gets a free notebook and stickers when they register.

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 special activities and games. 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 Mar 28
Wed Apr 04
Wed Apr 11
Wed Apr 18
Wed Apr 25
Icon of the event Power Kids: DIY Kaleidoscope Workshop
Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Mirrors are an important visual element in Kader Attia's artwork, especially the film Reflecting Memory. Reflections are used to create optical illusions which fool our eyes at first, later giving way to new stories. Inspired...

Icon of the event Zentangle
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Bring out the artist in you. Create beautiful images by drawing simple lines. Fun and easy to learn. Ages 9 to 13. Pre-register in person or by phoning: 416-394-5200

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 Mar 26
Mon Apr 02
Mon Apr 09
Mon Apr 16
Mon Apr 23
Icon of the event Grow Native Ontario Plants for the Bees!
Sat Apr 07, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Help stop the decline of honeybees and other bee species by growing a pollinator-friendly garden with plants native to Ontario! ...

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 Apr 07
Sat May 05
Sat Jun 02
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 Mar 24
Icon of the event Learn to Camp and Experience the Great Outdoors
Sat Jun 02, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Studies have shown that spending time in nature improves physical, mental and social well-being, as well as increases environmental awareness.

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