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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Keep Calm and Colour On
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Colour your cares away while you enjoy the latest craze of adult colouring. Materials will be provided, or bring your own. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 17
Sat Jan 14
Sat Jan 28
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 25
Icon of the event After School Zone: Crafty Kids
Tue Feb 28, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Locke

For ages 6 years and up. No registration is required.

Icon of the event Lunch Time Video Games
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Come to the library to eat your lunch and play video games in the program room on the lower level. Bring your smartphones for mobile gaming!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 09
Fri Dec 16
Fri Jan 06
Fri Jan 13
Fri Feb 03
Icon of the event Knit Wits
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting and crochet club. Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, learn a technique, and enjoy great conversation. All level of knitters welcome. Bring your own yarn, needles...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Thu Dec 22
Thu Dec 29
Thu Jan 05
Icon of the event Saturday Storytime and Craft
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join us in the children's department for stories, songs, and a craft to take home each week. No registration is required. Most appropriate for children ages 2 to 6.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 10
Sat Dec 17
Sat Dec 24
Sat Dec 31
Sat Jan 07
Icon of the event After School Zone: Lego Challenge
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

For ages 6 and up. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Icon of the event Knit (and Crochet) Afternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Whether you're a beginner or a pro, come join other knitters and crocheters to learn and socialize. We'll teach you the basics if you've never picked up needles or a hook, or discuss advanced techniques! Supplies are provided...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 10
Icon of the event Drumming Workshop with Mystic Drumz
Sat Feb 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Main Street

Join us in a celebration of Black History Month for a hands-on drumming workshop full of music and rhythm. Every participant receives an instrument and instruction on how to play. Registration is required. Please register at ...

Icon of the event Learn to Crochet Classes
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Steeles

Have you always wanted to create with your hands? Come share your passion for crochet, make friends and have fun. Classes offered to all ages and you work at your own level. Bring your hooks, yarn and your ideas and get s...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 12
Thu Jan 19
Thu Jan 26
Thu Feb 02
Thu Feb 09
Icon of the event Photography Workshop with Diana Nazareth
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Join photographer Diana Nazareth for a fun, hands-on digital photo workshop that will explore the difference between a photograph and snapshot, what really makes a good photograph, and how to look at the world as a photograph...