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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

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 only.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 26
Sat Sep 02
Sat Sep 09
Sat Sep 16
Sat Sep 23
Icon of the event P.A. Day Board Games
Fri Oct 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your afternoon playing your favourite board game at the library. Different board games will be provided. This is a drop-in program. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Street Knit
6:15 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Put your needles together and help keep someone without a home warm this year. Patterns, wool and some needles are available, but all material contributions and donations are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 29
Icon of the event Let's Paint Together
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

If you are a beginner or experienced artist, join us in our friendly and relaxing atmosphere to paint together and meet new friends with similar interests in art and painting. All levels, most media (NO OIL please), any style...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 06
Wed Sep 20
Wed Oct 04
Wed Oct 18
Mon Nov 06
Icon of the event Gaming
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy competing with your friends on our console gaming system. This program is for children 7-12 years old. Registration begins Sept. 28th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Winter BINGO!
Sat Dec 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will enjoy a fun game of Library Winter BINGO and possibly win a prize! Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Registration begins Nov. 16th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Crochet & Knitting Club
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Learn to crochet/knit or just come and share your ideas and patterns. Every Tuesdays. Everyone welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 05
Tue Sep 12
Tue Sep 19
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Icon of the event Thanksgiving Craft
Sat Oct 07, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will create a fun and festive craft for Thanksgiving. Registration begins Sept. 7th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Tween Makers Club - CANCELLED
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Come join the fun and create DIY projects to bring home each week!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 29
Icon of the event LEGO on Your P.A. Day!
Fri Dec 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your P.A. Day at the library! Children 6-9 years old will create with LEGO! Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Registration begins November, 1. Space is limited.