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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Sat Aug 30, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Icon of the event The Yarn Knits
Ongoing event running from Tue Mar 04, 2014 - Tue Jun 24, 2014
Queen/Saulter

Join The Yarn Knits - a drop-in knitting club. Every Tuesday from 1-3PM, bring your yarn, needles, crochet hooks and projects. Get creative and get to know other knitters. Everyone is welcome no matter what level you are at! ...

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 a craft, teach a craft and create personal and community projects in a friendly casual setting....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 21
Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Come and explore the wonderful world of Lego building!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24
Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Mindcraft Duct Tape Wallets
Fri Apr 25, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to turn Duct Tape into wallets. Create your own with designs from popular culture and gaming like Mindcraft....

Icon of the event Greening Your Grounds - A homeowners Guide to Storm Water Landscaping Projects
Sat Apr 26, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn how to make the most from storm water that falls on your property.The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) offers knowledge and experience to help us all contribute to a healthy and sustainable city.

Icon of the event After School Activity Hub
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Drop in on Thursdays after school for all kinds of great times, including video games, board games, and other fun contests! No registration required. For ages 6-12


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 01
Thu May 15
Icon of the event Storygami - The Library's Origami Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Do you love origami? Want to fold with us?...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 03
Sat Jun 07
Sat Jul 05
Sat Aug 02
Icon of the event How to Take Better Photos
Fri May 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Queen/Saulter

Toronto-based photographer Judy-Ann Cazemier will discuss focus, exposure, and rules of composition using examples from her portfolio. She is a regular contributor to ?Neighbourhood Living? magazine.

Icon of the event Makerspace Time
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

The Maker Movement is growing rapidly worldwide and it has just arrived in Toronto's East Side! Please join us for a special afternoon with the Toronto Tool Library and Makerspace and their team of Tool Ninja's. This free eve...