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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 in the Library
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library! Featuring CFC & CMA rated games, casual chess, beginner lessons, chess puzzle competitions, simultan...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 02
Sat Apr 09
Sat Apr 16
Sat Apr 23
Sat Apr 30
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 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 Friday Night Knit/Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Share your interest in knitting, crocheting and other wool crafts. Read and discuss knitting fiction. Learn how to crochet puppets and toys to accompany your children's favorite stories. Patterns and instruction provided. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 01
Fri Apr 15
Fri May 06
Fri May 20
Fri Jun 03
Icon of the event Myseum on the Move - Sports Edition
Sat Feb 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Malvern

Make the history books! Help build Myseum Memories, a digital documentation of the diversity of experience in Toronto by bringing your personal photos, objects, memorabilia, and stories that represent Toronto and sports....

Icon of the event Soul On Ice
Thu Feb 18, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Malvern

Please join us for the screening of Soul On Ice: Past, Present, and Future written and directed by Kwame Mason. Q&A to follow with Kwame!...

Icon of the event Friday Night Knit/Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Share your interest in knitting, crocheting and other wool crafts. Read and discuss knitting fiction. Learn how to crochet puppets and toys to accompany your children's favorite stories. Patterns and instruction provided. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 19
Fri Mar 04
Fri Mar 18