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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Crocheting/Knitting
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow knitters and crocheters.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 05
Tue Apr 12
Tue Apr 19
Tue Apr 26
Tue May 03
Icon of the event Art Workshop with Asha Rastogi
Mon Feb 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

A wonderful opportunity to learn from an artist with 25 years of teaching experience! Asha has travelled extensively to teach, and held exhibitions of her work in Tokyo, Singapore, India and London....

Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Sat Mar 12
Sat Mar 19
Icon of the event Ask an Expert:  Tips for Basic Vegetable Gardening
Wed Apr 20, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Discover the joy of growing your own food. Find out how to improve soil, benefits of crop rotation, caring plants and many other essential facts. Meet the expert Jane Beck Get great tips to help you get the vegetable garden g...

Icon of the event Ask an Expert: 15 Ways to Garden Large in Small Spaces
Thu Apr 14, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Fun and practical ideas to expand your garden space such as delightful ways to create unity, drama and colour, visual tricks that borrow and mirror views or change levels, step by step plans for a small garden and more!...

Icon of the event Scrabble Club
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Love words? Join our club, meet new friends and have fun. Drop in. Fridays.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 19
Fri Feb 26
Fri Mar 04
Fri Mar 11
Fri Mar 18
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 20
Icon of the event Knitting & Crochet Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Want to learn how to knit or crochet with a fun group of people? Looking for help with your knitting or crochet project? Join our Knitting & Crochet Circle! The circle is led by friendly Albion residents every Tuesday nigh...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 01
Tue Mar 08
Tue Mar 15
Tue Mar 22
Tue Mar 29
Icon of the event Ask an Expert: Ten Tips for Low Maintenance Gardening
Thu May 12, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Cliffcrest

Garden less and enjoy it more! Managing expectations; getting real. No-fuss plants vs. prima donnas. Fertilizing vs. feeding the soil. Lawn vs. groundcovers. Fighting pests vs. loving your bugs. Proven time-savers. Great pick...

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Do you love to knit? Do you want to learn? Join our group of knitters that meet in the 1st floor study room to chat, work on a project, share your skill and learn something new. All levels welcome. Supplies provided for begin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 22
Mon Feb 29
Mon Mar 07
Mon Mar 14
Mon Mar 21