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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 28
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 18
Sat Feb 25
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 Jan 30
Mon Feb 06
Mon Feb 13
Mon Feb 27
Mon Mar 06
Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 30
Mon Feb 06
Mon Feb 13
Mon Feb 27
Mon Mar 06
Icon of the event Board Games Club
Mon Jan 30, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Board games are great for keeping your brain fit and healthy. Join us for an evening of strategy, competition and fun. We have games that challenge the brains of teens, adults and seniors. Play one of our board games, or brin...

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 Knit & Lit
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Are you a knitter or have always wanted to learn? Bring your needles and yarn and join us the first Wednesday of the month to share ideas, skills or knit socially....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 01
Wed Mar 01
Wed Apr 05
Wed May 03
Icon of the event Chinese Ink Painting
Sat Feb 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Learn the technique of Chinese Ink Painting, a growing trend in the art market and a traditional art form still popular today....

Icon of the event Teen Button Making
Thu Feb 09, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Ever wanted to make your own button? We have magazines and comics to pick images from or you can bring your own image. Then again, you could also make a drawing into a button if you wanted......

Icon of the event Valentine's Day Craft
Sat Feb 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Join us for a special Valentine's Day Craft. Registration begins Jan. 11th. Register in person or by calling 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Maker Monday: Origami Valentine's Cards
Mon Feb 13, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a FREE program on learning how to make different Valentine's cards out of origami! Make a heart or a secret note for a friend or loved one....