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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Players of all skill levels are invited to play in a friendly and welcoming environment. Drop-in. No registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 06
Sat Jan 13
Sat Jan 20
Icon of the event Secret Sleeves
Mon Oct 30, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants will make their own personalized book covers using paper, felt, string and other textile materials. Bring along your most favourite or precious book! Ages 6 to 12 years. Register in person at the branch or call ...

Icon of the event Seed Archiving Workshop
Mon Oct 30, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants will study the plants in the neighbourhood and also learn how to gather seeds to grow them again. Ages 6 to 12 years. To register, call 416-396-8850 or register in person at the branch.

Icon of the event Tatting Anyone?
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in and spend some time with fellow tatters. Co-sponsored with Fringe Tatters. www.FringeTatters.ca


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 28
Sat Nov 25
Sat Dec 23
Icon of the event DIY All-natural Fall Beauty Care
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Get ready for the cold and dryness of the fall season by indulging yourself with some all-natural DIY beauty products. Participants will work together in creating their own take-home products. All supplies will be provided. R...

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 Oct 27
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event Pop Tab Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Taylor Memorial

Learn how to create beautiful jewellery and purses using pop tabs, this will be a two week course. Friday October 27, and November 3.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Icon of the event The Moccasin Project
Wed Oct 25, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Be a part of this meaningful workshop....

Icon of the event Beginner Watercolour Painting
Sat Oct 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Join us and learn how to paint with watercolours from talented artist Edie Bergl. Create your own artwork to take home. No experience necessary. Registration required.

Icon of the event Family Hangout
Fri Oct 20, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Spadina Road

Children and caregivers get together to play and socialize with other families. All ages. No registration required.