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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....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 07
Sat Jan 14
Sat Jan 21
Sat Jan 28
Sat Feb 04
Icon of the event Wii Gaming
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

An hour of Wii gaming fun. For ages 6 and up. Please register in person or by phoning 416-393-7717.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 22
Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation for Kids
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Create a stop motion animation movie using the NFB Stop Mo Studio app for iPad. Ages 8-12. 2 sessions. Please register in person or by phoning 416-393-7717. Space limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 28
Thu Dec 29
Icon of the event Game On--Video Gaming Nights
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Join us in the library every Tuesday nights for some classic video game multiplayer matches. For ages 8-13. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 17
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Icon of the event Family Literacy Day: Make a Book
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Dawes Road

Make a journal or a keepsake album for your family's home library.

Icon of the event Marshmallows and Toothpicks - Make a geometric sculpture
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Make a geodesic sculpture with marshmallow joints and toothpick connectors. Kids learn the difference between two and three dimensions. Ages 6-13. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Lunch Club
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Enjoy playing board games, cards, chess or working with Snap Circuits on your lunch hour. Mondays, drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 12
Mon Dec 19
Mon Jan 09
Mon Jan 16
Mon Jan 23
Icon of the event Enjoy Holiday Stories, and Songs
Sat Dec 10, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

Create new decorations for the tree, hear Christmas stories, and enjoy singing your favorite carols....

Icon of the event March Break Fun
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Games, crafts and other activities throughout March Break Week.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 13
Tue Mar 14
Thu Mar 16
Fri Mar 17
Icon of the event LEGO Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join our Lego Club where you can create, build and use your imagination! Please register in person or by phone 416-393-7717.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 01
Wed Mar 08
Wed Mar 22
Wed Mar 29