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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Afterschool Games
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Teens and children can drop-in to enjoy some afterschool fun with games such as Jenga, Connect Four, Yahtzee, Snakes and Ladders, and more!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 13
Wed Dec 20
Icon of the event Let's Paint Together
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

If you are a beginner or experienced artist, join us in our friendly, quiet, and relaxing atmosphere to paint together and meet new friends with similar interests in art and painting. All levels, most media (NO OIL please), a...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 18
Icon of the event Anti-Valentine's Day for Skeptical Teens
Wed Feb 14, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Love Stinks. Cupid is Stupid.Everything about Valentine?s Day is Annoying!(Well, maybe not chocolate. And, okay, it?s pretty nice to actually love people.)...

Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation for all
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring your phone and tablet and get the free Stop Mo Studio app. Learn simple visual storytelling, and how to animate objects to create a stop motion animation movie. All ages. Please register in person or phone 416-393-7746.

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 13
Wed Dec 20
Fri Dec 22
Wed Jan 10
Wed Jan 17
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
Icon of the event Make a Holiday Tree
Tue Dec 19, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Help transform simple branches into a winter holiday tree to display in the library. Make tiny book ornaments to hang from the tiny branches. Relax. Enjoy hot chocolate. Bring friends....

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 5+...

Icon of the event Silk Flower Making Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A craft created in Japan, popular in Taiwan and China. Attend our monthly classes and have flowers all year round....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 22