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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us on Wednesdays after school from 4-5pm for special activities and games. Take part in Lego challenges, arts & crafts, robotics & circuitry, and much more. Ages 6-12. Drop in! No registration required. Call 416-393-7746...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 20
Fri Dec 22
Wed Jan 10
Wed Jan 17
Wed Jan 24
Icon of the event Art for Tots
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Children will explore art materials and techniques, including clay, paint, pastel and collage. Ages 2-4. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 18
Icon of the event Holiday Decorations
Tue Dec 19, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Make a beautiful accordion tree to take home for gift giving....

Icon of the event Make & Play with Letters PA Day
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate Family Literacy Month! Sculpt a letter with Plasticine and then complete your creation by sculpting your favourite animal, food or anything starting with your chosen letter! Ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Enjoy a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 16
Sat Dec 23
Sat Jan 06
Sat Jan 13
Sat Jan 20
Icon of the event Make Your Own Musical Instrument!
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Take home an easy-to-make musical instrument using everyday household items. Ages 6+...

Icon of the event Noon Year's Eve Celebration
Sat Dec 30, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Forget staying up until midnight, kids rule New Year's at noon! Join us for some Noon Year's Eve crafts, activities, and countdown to noon! A New Year's Eve program for the whole family. For all ages....

Icon of the event New Year Bingo
Thu Dec 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Join us for a fun winter Bingo. Great Prizes. For children ages 6 to 11.

Icon of the event After School Club: PUPPETS!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Each week learn how to make a different kind of puppet (sock puppets, paperbag puppets, felt puppets [hand sewing involved] and stick puppets) and then show off your skills with a short puppet show! Ages 6-12...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 16
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Icon of the event STORYgami
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Origami meet-up for kids the first Saturday of each month. Learn to fold origami! Beginner & advanced folders welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 06
Sat Feb 03
Sat Mar 03
Sat Apr 07

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.