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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Gaming at the Library
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Do you enjoy video games and board games? Try a new game or show off your skills on one of our consoles! Join us for an evening of fun and new friends!...

Icon of the event Eggs-cellent Craft
Mon Apr 10, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Dawes Road

Have fun decorating and dyeing hard boiled eggs for Easter.

Icon of the event Animal Origami
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come and join us for a FREE origami program! Learn how to make a variety of animals, and practice your paper folding skills. For everyone age 7 and up. All supplies provided. Drop in!...

Icon of the event Twisted Ones Balloon Show
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show and workshop that is packed with incredible balloon costumes, magic, and cool music. For ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event Illustration Celebration
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Get ready to make lots of squiggly marks and collaborate with others with this do-it-yourself demo. You will be creating your own illustrations and experimenting with different formats. Learn how to make; zines, stickers, and...

Icon of the event Learn to Camp with Parks Canada
Sat Jun 03, 2017 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

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 March Break Crafts
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us to learn basic techniques of Origami, the ancient art of paper folding. Create unique action Origami models. Check out your skills with duct tape and make some special creations. Try your hand at making clay figures. ...

Icon of the event Knit & Lit
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Are you a knitter or have always wanted to learn? Bring your needles and yarn and join us the first Wednesday of the month to share ideas, skills or knit socially....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 01
Wed Apr 05
Wed May 03
Wed Jun 07
Icon of the event Maker Monday: Recycled book crafts
Mon Mar 20, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a FREE program on learning how to make different flowers, leaves, and trees from old books! Cut them, glue them, fold them, design them, and take them home!...

Icon of the event Show & Tell: Storytelling at the Library
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Everybody has a story to tell. Bring an object and join us for a show and tell program. Make connections with others in your community while working with researchers from the University of Toronto to shape your stories and me...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 28
Fri May 26
Fri Jun 23