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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Lunch Time Video Games
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Come to the library to eat your lunch and play video games in the program room on the lower level. Bring your smartphones for mobile gaming!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 09
Fri Dec 16
Fri Jan 06
Fri Jan 13
Fri Feb 03
Icon of the event Drop-in Drawing Program
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Ever wanted to learn how to draw or wanted a fun place to let your creativity flow? If so, come to our Drop-in Drawing Program inside The Spot!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 09
Icon of the event Watercolour and Mixed Media Art for Teens
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Discover fun and fascinating methods in watercolour painting. Learn simple to understand techniques to create unique decorative papers that can be incorporated into collage and mixed media works of art....

Icon of the event The Malvern Pokémon Club
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Calling all Pokémon Trainers... We choose you!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 06
Fri Jan 20
Fri Feb 03
Fri Feb 17
Fri Mar 03
Icon of the event Chess Club
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 Dec 10
Icon of the event Chess Tourney in The SPOT
Tue Dec 13, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Think you've got what it takes to defeat your opponents and win the top prize in The S.P.O.T. battleground? Register today for the chess tournament and prove your worth! Spots are limited so register early! For ages 13+....

Icon of the event #DIY Teens: Pom Poms
Mon Dec 12, 2016 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Learn how easy it is to make your own pom-poms! Turn them into a necklace or a bookmark for yourself, or for a friend....

Icon of the event Knit Wits
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting and crochet club. Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, learn a technique, and enjoy great conversation. All level of knitters welcome. Bring your own yarn, needles...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Thu Dec 22
Thu Dec 29
Thu Jan 05
Icon of the event Saturday Storytime and Craft
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join us in the children's department for stories, songs, and a craft to take home each week. No registration is required. Most appropriate for children ages 2 to 6.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 10
Sat Dec 17
Sat Dec 24
Sat Dec 31
Sat Jan 07
Icon of the event After School Club:  French for Beginners!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Learn French in a fun and informal environment! Kids will get to play games, create crafts, and do activities with French vocabulary....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Tue Feb 28