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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 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 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 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Icon of the event Watercolour Painting for Beginners
Wed Sep 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Learn watercolour painting techniques inspired by Canadian artist Emily Carr. Asha Rastogi will lead this hands-on class. All materials supplied. Please call 416-393-7746 to register as space is limited.

Icon of the event Jane/Dundas Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Jane/Dundas

The Jane/Dundas Chess Club is looking for players!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 27
Sat Oct 11
Icon of the event Harvest Fair Face Painting
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Mount Pleasant

Chilren transform into a butterfly, a tiger, or spider man! Please stop by the Mount Pleasant branch where children can get their faces painted into their favourite animal or character....

Icon of the event The Bayview Art Tour
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Mount Pleasant

An exhibit of paitings, crafts, and jewlery from the Bayview Art Tour will be on display at the Mount Pleasant Branch as part of the Mount Pleasant Village Harvest Fair festivities....

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 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 Oil Pastels for Beginners
Wed Oct 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Learn how to use oil pastels to create abstract and semi-abstract art. This hands-on class will be taught by Asha Rastogi. All materials supplied. Please call 416-393-7746 as space is limited.