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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Raptor watching at Rosetta McClain
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Rosetta McClain gardens is one of the best sights in the GTA to observe the fall migration of Raptors (Hawks, eagles, falcons, vultures) along the Scarborough bluffs. This presentation will introduce you to the 15 or so spec...

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 Sep 02
Tue Sep 09
Tue Sep 16
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Icon of the event Book Hacking for Teens
Thu Aug 14, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Malvern

A secret safe, flowerpot or art installation...the opportunities for recycling and repurposing old books are endless. Get creative and up-cycle a book into a new treasure.

Icon of the event Preschool Arts and Crafts
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Riverdale

Listen to a story and create art with paint, plasticine and a variety of other materials. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. For ages 3-6. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Icon of the event Make Your Own Musical Instrument
Fri Jul 25, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Flemingdon Park

Come make and decorate your own musical instrument with everyday supplies.

Icon of the event Switch On! An Electronics Workshop
Sat Aug 16, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

This workshop will teach you the simple steps involved in making a switch...the basis of all things electronic. Ages 13-17. Registration required. For more information, call 416-395-5750.

Icon of the event Makers Program
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

Use your imagination to make what ever you can think of from craft supplies.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 14
Icon of the event Bicycle Clinic
Sat Aug 16, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Got a bike? Want to buy a bike? Drop in to our bicycle clinic to ask questions and learn everything you need to know to get you started or keep you rolling......

Icon of the event Make it and Fly It:   Paper AirplaneFun
Tue Jul 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us to make paper airplanes, then race them to see how they perform. Ages 6+ Space is limited. Please register

Icon of the event Friday Night Knit/Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Share your interest in knitting, crocheting and other wool crafts. Read and discuss knitting fiction. Learn how to crochet puppets and toys to accompany your children's favorite stories. Patterns and instruction provided. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 05
Fri Sep 19
Fri Oct 03
Fri Oct 17
Fri Nov 07