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Icon of the event Fantastic Friday: Bingo Party
Fri Aug 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Back to school? Not yet! Send off a summer of wonder and discovery with a game of hobby-themed bingo! Play to win different prizes including fun books, temporary tattoos, bookmark pens and more! For children ages 6 to 12. Dro...

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Wed Jun 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Northern Elms

Come and join us for a fun puppet show called " Beans and hot peppers for tigers. All children are welcome.

Icon of the event Afterschool Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Put your imagination to work and learn something new, or show off your engineering skills and build impressive structures. Every Monday our Afterschool Club will bring a different theme or challenge for you to face!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 28
Icon of the event Learn to Play Rubik's Cube
Sat Jun 09, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Discover the world of puzzle cubing! Kids will have a chance to play with a unique collection of puzzle cubes including different shapes and sizes. Instructors will demonstrate skills on how to solve cube puzzles including th...

Icon of the event Fun with Letters
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Children will start to recognize numbers by participating in different hands-on activities, which may include number puzzles, counting toys, counting beads and flashcards. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 01
Fri Jun 15
Fri Jun 22
Icon of the event Afternoon Board Games
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Children 5-12 years will enjoy an afternoon with new and old friends playing board games. Registration begins June 9th. Register in person or by calling 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 09
Mon Aug 13
Icon of the event Summertime Crafts
Thu Jul 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join us for a Summer stories and crafts. For ages 4 and up. Groups must call ahead to book.

Icon of the event After School Club: GARDENING
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Each week pull out your green thumb to create hanging planters using recycled materials, a natural bird feeder and more! At the end we’ll be planting a vegetable garden outside of the library! Be prepared to get a little dirt...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 29
Tue Jun 05
Tue Jun 12
Tue Jun 19
Icon of the event Wonder Craft
Tue Jul 17, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Make interesting wonder craft at the library! Bring home your creation and enjoy it with your family. No registration required.

Icon of the event Gaming Challenge
2:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Enjoy competing with your friends on Wii and XBOX 360 and PS4. Drop-in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 10
Thu Aug 02

Picture books, chapter books & audiobooks for kids 12 and under