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Icon of the event Summer Kids Program Day
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Highland Creek

Join us at Highland Creek Library every Wednesday and Thursday from 2-3 pm for fun and interactive programs for children ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 19
Icon of the event Photoshop III: Fun with Filters
Thu Jul 19, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Downsview

Learn about adobe filters and how to apply them to your works of art.

Icon of the event The Planet up Close
Thu Jul 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Take a closer look at the world and discover the unexpected. Using magnifying glasses and jeweller's loupes, examine exoskeletons, feathers, geodes, and petals. Create a balancing toy, make a paper flower bloom, and discover ...

Icon of the event Colour Me Curious
Thu Jul 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Colour is everywhere and without it the world would be a very dull place. Use colour to watch water defy gravity, explore rainbows...

Icon of the event Wild City Unseen: An Urban Nature Walk
Thu Jul 19, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Scarborough Civic Centre

The city is alive, and humans are far from the only living things that call Toronto home. From Tommy Thompson Park, to Rouge National Urban Park, to Hydro-corridors and the ravines and parks in our own backyards, wildlife has...

Icon of the event Introduction to 3D Printing
Thu Jul 19, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Malvern

Learn how 3D printers work and how you can print at the Toronto Public Library's Digital Innovation hubs. This class includes hands-on instruction with Cura, the software used to prepare your 3D object file for printing on an...

Icon of the event Discover Mad Science - Up, Up, and Away!
Thu Jul 19, 2018 | 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Queen/Saulter

A spellbinding science show with Mad Science. For ages 5 and up.

Icon of the event Arduinos for Kids
Thu Jul 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Learn how to use an Arduino micro-controller. This program is for those who know nothing about Arduino, micro-controllers and electronics and wish to get started programming an Arduino. ...

Icon of the event Robotics Camp: Mission to Space
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

All aboard the spaceship! Use a simple but powerful programming language to help Dash and Dot on a mission to explore the galaxies! Work your way through astronaut training, travel to distant worlds, discover alien life and c...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 20
Icon of the event Robotics Camp: Jungle Safari
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Dash loves animals! Program Dash using an intuitive tablet-based coding language to explore the deepest jungles, discovering new animals, and mimic the strangest of creatures. Use sequences to learn about the habitats that an...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 20