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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 Robotics for Teens
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Agincourt

Join us for our fun and exciting March Break Robotics program!...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Saturday from 2-4. Drop in - no registration required. Co-sponsored with


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 13
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Sat Mar 12
Icon of the event Friday Knit Night!
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 12
Fri Mar 11
Fri Apr 08
Icon of the event Board Games Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Board games are great for keeping your brain fit, and healthy! Join us for an evening of strategy, competition and fun! Bring a board game you wish to share and play with other board games fans!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 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 Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Enjoy classics, new releases, and movies of the season.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 19
Fri Mar 18
Fri Apr 15
Fri May 20
Icon of the event How to Grow Fig Trees in Toronto
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Grow figs in Toronto?without a greenhouse. Find out how to keep fig trees over the winter, how to prune them, and how to propagate them....

Icon of the event March Break Craft
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cliffcrest

Come and make a March Break craft. We will be making "egg carton creatures." Suitable to children ages 3-13.

Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat May 14, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Albert Campbell

Join us for Asian Heritage Month and learn the skillful and ancient art of Chinese brush painting. Adults, older adults, and teens are welcome. All supplies will be provided. Registration is required, and is limited to 20 par...