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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Summer Play Day
Wed Jul 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us for a variety of group games and a craft...

Icon of the event Arabian Acrylic Painting for Teens
Fri Aug 07, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn to paint the decorative Arabian way using acrylic paint. Ages 13-19....

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Jul 11, 2015 | All Day
Pape/Danforth

Teens learn all the information they need to safely babysit infants and young children, including: diapering, feeding, age-appropriate activities, household safety, and basic first aid. Participants receive their Red Cross Ba...

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

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Sat Aug 08
Icon of the event Indian Henna
Fri Jul 17, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Decorate your skin with multi-coloured Henna designs with the help of our expert applicator. Ages 13-19....

Icon of the event  Origami workshop
Mon Jul 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Make two origami animals with our expert instructor in traditional Japanese paper folding....

Icon of the event Smartphone Shoebox Projector
Fri Aug 21, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Slide projectors are great but outdated. And digital projectors cost a bundle. What?s a photographer to do when they?re looking for a bigger picture? We?ll show you how to turn your smartphone into a photo projector. A phone ...

Icon of the event Remix a Webpage
Mon Aug 17, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for an introduction to webpage coding....

Icon of the event Teen Friendship Bracelet
Fri Jul 10, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Come and join us for an afternoon of DIY creativity and friendship. Learn how to make a friendship bracelet and take one home with you....

Icon of the event Make a Duct Tape Wallet
Fri Aug 07, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Try your hand at making an awesome one-of-a-kind wallet out of colourful strips of duct tape! All you need is a little patience and imagination. Materials will be supplied....