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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jun 03, 2017 - Sat Dec 30, 2017
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Held every Saturday 11 am-12 pm. Players of all ages and levels are welcome. No registration required.

Icon of the event All About 1867 - Canada's Great Lakes Ships and Shipwrecks
Fri Jun 23, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Discover the exciting stories of several Canadian ships from the year 1867, the year Canada became a country!...

Icon of the event Aboriginal History Month Craft
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Make a craft to take home while learning about Aboriginal History!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 23
Icon of the event After School LEGO Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Join us on Friday afternoons to build, create, and explore the world of LEGO. Try one of our challenges or make your own creation. We provide the LEGO, you provide the imagination!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 23
Icon of the event After School Club: LEGO!
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us on Fridays after school for special activities for school-age children....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 23
Icon of the event Learn to Camp with Parks Canada
Sat Jun 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about Canada's national parks, tips on planning a camping trip, and related skills like setting up a tent and cooking in the outdoors....

Icon of the event Teen Gaming
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Get your game on at the library! Test your gaming skills on our consoles and challenge your friends!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 26
Icon of the event Snap Circuits and other games
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Play with electricity and circuitry during this hands-on program! Or play chess, checkers, cards or Mastermind. Drop-in. Ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 28
Wed Jul 05
Icon of the event Adult Colouring
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Colouring relaxes your brain, reduces stress, enhances your vision, creativity, motor skills and focus. Improve your focus, concentration, problem solving and organizational skills, all while your totally relaxed. Materials p...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 28
Wed Jul 05
Wed Jul 12
Wed Jul 19
Wed Jul 26
Icon of the event After School Gaming
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Compete against your friends and play video games!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 28