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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Seniors Board Games
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Chess, Checkers, Cards, Mah Jong, Blokus, Scrabble, Boggle, Jenga, Rummikub, Dominoes, Apples to Apples, Connect 4, Cranium, Skip Bo

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 28
Icon of the event Carve-A-Pumpkin
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Celebrate the fall season with an evening of 'funcarving' with pumpkins. Take home your pumpkin seeds to make some seedy-snacks! All materials will be provided free of charge. Registration required.

Icon of the event Adult Chess in the Library
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library! Chess players of all levels are welcome. Registration required. To register or for more information ...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 19
Tue Jan 26
Icon of the event Leaside Garden Society
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

The Leaside Garden Society meets nine times a year for friendly and informative sessions on gardening topics. Visitors and new members are welcome. For information about monthly topics and other special events, please conta...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 08
Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Featuring casual chess, Blitz and CFC-rated games. Saturday mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 noon

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 10
Sat Oct 17
Sat Oct 24
Sat Oct 31
Sat Nov 07
Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Hang out in the computer lab for video gaming with our Wii, PCs and other consoles. Every Tuesday from 4-5pm in the lLearning Centre on the 2nd floor.. Ages 6-12. Drop-in. No groups permitted.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
Tue Oct 20
Tue Oct 27
Icon of the event Achieving
Thu Jan 14, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Learn the basics of home organization and decluttering. Topics covered will include getting started, how to do it and keep at it, plus how to stay organized. To be presented by Cherri Hurst, a Professional Organizer with th...

Icon of the event PA Day Fun!
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon of games, activites, and more!...

Icon of the event Holiday Button Making
Tue Dec 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Create and design your own button over the holidays! Limited supplies. Groups of 10 or more please register.

Icon of the event Thanksgiving Craft
Sat Oct 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a craft for Thanksgiving. Registration begins September 5th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.