Toronto Public Library Homepage

Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Chess in the Library for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us on Wednesday's for Chess in the Library. You can learn the basics of chess, the rules, some strategies or just have fun playing with your friends and challenging others....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 05
Wed Apr 12
Wed Apr 19
Wed Apr 26
Wed May 03
Icon of the event Learn to Camp with Parks Canada
Sat Jul 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Learn about Canada's national parks, tips on planning a camping trip, and related skills like setting up a tent and cooking in the outdoors....

Icon of the event Fun With Shapes
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Children 2-6 years old will be introduced to a variety of shapes in a fun learning environment. This is a drop-in program. First-come, fist-served. Space is limited. This program is co-sponsored with Malvern Family Resource C...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 06
Thu Apr 13
Thu Apr 20
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 04
Icon of the event Ten Tips for Low Maintenance Garderning
Tue May 02, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Main Street

Garden less and enjoy it more! Learn some time saving tricks and tips as well as great picks for easy-care plants. No registration is required. Drop into the program room on the lower level of the library.

Icon of the event Hop Like a Bunny Storytime
Thu Apr 13, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for stories & songs for Easter! Create a fun craft and get hopping at the library! For ages 2-6....

Icon of the event Jewelry Workshop For Teens
Tue May 30, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Unleash your creative side and learn to make unique jewelry in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn the basic skills and techniques in jewelry making. No experience is required. All supplies will be provided.For Ag...

Icon of the event DIY Dreamcatchers
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Create and take home your own bangle dreamcatchers to celebrate Aboriginal History Month. Ages 9-12....

Icon of the event After School Gaming
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Hey Kids, would you like to improve your gaming skills, or an opportunity to practice your skills on a fellow opponent? Come join us at Woodside Library to meet your fellow gamers. Registration begins March 4. Register in per...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 04
Tue Apr 11
Tue Apr 18
Tue Apr 25
Icon of the event After School Club - Camp Half-Blood Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Do you feel the need for adventure? Do strange things happen to you? Is your math teacher a monster? (No, I mean for real!) Then join us this April at Camp Half-Blood as we explore the world of Percy Jackson and the Olympian...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 04
Tue Apr 11
Tue Apr 18
Tue Apr 25
Icon of the event Jewellery Making Workshop
Thu Jul 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Unleash your creative side and learn to make unique jewellery in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn the basic skills and techniques in jewellery making. No experience is required. All supplies will be provided. P...