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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event Roald Dahl Party
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Enjoy treats, games and activities as we celebrate 50 years of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. All are welcome!

Icon of the event Repair Cafe
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Have a household item that's broken? Don't toss it! Bring it to the Repair Cafe where you can get help fixing it... and enjoy a cup of coffee. You can get help fixing household items from computers to clothes to toasters. It'...

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 22
Mon Sep 29
Mon Oct 06
Tue Oct 14
Mon Oct 20
Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

An afternoon gathering for adult crafters. Learn how to knit, quilt, crochet and sew. Learn how to create new designs and teach others. Make friends and create personal and/or community projects in friendly casual setting.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 22
Mon Sep 29
Mon Oct 06
Mon Oct 13
Mon Oct 20
Icon of the event Science Experiment Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

What happens when you rub a balloon against your head? What happens when you mix vinegar and baking soda? Come and find out for yourself! Join us these cool science experiments and more. For ages 8-12. Registration begins Oct...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 07
Fri Nov 14
Fri Nov 21
Fri Nov 28
Icon of the event Galaxy in a Bottle
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Come and celebrate Science Literacy Week and learn about our galaxy and the universe! Put together and create an amazing galaxy. Makes a great present! All materials will be provided. For Ages 8 and up. Registration Required...

Icon of the event Duct Tape Greeting Cards
Sat Dec 20, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Bring your friends and make greeting cards for the Holidays out of Duct Tape. Ages 12 and up. Registration starts Sep.10, 2014.

Icon of the event Make an LED Holiday Card
Sat Dec 13, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Learn how to make a holiday card that includes an LED light control. Your card will light up when you want it to! Perfect for Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas, New Year or a general holiday greeting....

Icon of the event Adventures with Structures
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Chellenge yourself, team up with your friends, and use K'nex to build bridges that can hold weight without collapsing. Ages 12 and up. Registration starts Sep. 10, 2014.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 11
Sat Nov 15