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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 Library Ambassadors: Mural Monday
Mon Sep 22, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

If you love the library and think it?s a fun place, join us in making the library even better!...

Icon of the event Decked Out!: Learn How to Design and Ride a Skateboard
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 23, 2014 - Thu Oct 09, 2014
Maria A. Shchuka

Decked Out! is all about getting your ride on and making your own skateboard. Bring your creative energy & come work with artist Rob Matejka in this fun & FREE workshop series. Ages 10-18 yrs. old. Maria A. Shchuka Branch. Sp...

Icon of the event BINGO
Tue Sep 23, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Try your luck at BINGO.

Icon of the event Board Games
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Come play your favourite board games against your friends.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 24
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 Rainbow Loom
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

The librarian will teach you how to crochet with the Rainbow Loom elastics or you can bring your own loom and make your own creations.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 25
Icon of the event Yarn Craft - Corking
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Come see what you can make with yarn and a handmade loom.

Icon of the event Super Saturdays (Ages 5-12)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for fun activities, crafts and more!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 27
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....