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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 Oct 06
Mon Oct 13
Mon Oct 20
Mon Oct 27
Mon Nov 03
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 Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Tue Oct 28
Tue Nov 04
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 Oct 11
Icon of the event Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 50th Anniversary
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.

Icon of the event Creepy Crafts
Wed Oct 29, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come to the library and move through our three craft stations: rainbow loom bracelet making, spiderweb creations and origami ghosts. Test drive your Hallowe'en costume before the big day!...

Icon of the event Wire Work Jewelery
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Woodside Square

Need an idea for a Holiday Gift? Why not create a unique ring and necklace for that hard to buy person on your shopping list? Must be 16+ years of age. Registration begins October 4th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Make and Use Sock Puppets
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Mr and Mrs. Sock Puppet will put on a puppet show to demonstrate how to turn an old sock into a talking sock puppet....

Icon of the event Trim the Tree
Sat Nov 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children will make ornaments and hang them on the library Holiday Tree. For ages 6-12. Register in person or by phone. Registration begins Oct. 11th.