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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Players of all skill levels are invited to play in a friendly and welcoming environment. Drop-in....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 07
Sat Jan 14
Sat Jan 21
Sat Jan 28
Sat Feb 04
Icon of the event Crafters' Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern Elms

Come out and enjoy good company with other knitters and crafters.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 07
Wed Dec 14
Wed Dec 21
Wed Dec 28
Wed Jan 04
Icon of the event Gingerbread House: make, keep and eat!
Wed Dec 07, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for our 3rd Annual Gingerbread House workshop. In this program you will will be given the supplies and sweets to build and design your own gingerbread house (older children) or gingerbread cookie (younger children). ...

Icon of the event 3D Printing demonstration
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about one of the library's favourite new technologies, the 3D mini printer. See a 3d print job from start to finish. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Marshmallows and Toothpicks - Make a geometric sculpture
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Make a geodesic sculpture with marshmallow joints and toothpick connectors. Kids learn the difference between two and three dimensions. Ages 6-13. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Teen Maker
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brookbanks

Oct 28 Beading, Nov 25 Rock Painting, Dec 16 Christmas Tree Ornament


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 16
Icon of the event Teen Game Time
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brookbanks

Free XBOX Kinect game time for Teens. Just bring your game face


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 03
Icon of the event Holiday Card Craft
Thu Dec 08, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Create decorative cards for the upcoming holiday of your choice. Ages 5-13. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Christmas crafts
Sat Dec 10, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Steeles

Children ages 3 and up. Join us to make fun Christmas ornaments to take home. Registration required.

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 06
Fri Jan 13
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Fri Feb 03