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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 Oil Pastels for Beginners
Wed Oct 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Program is now full. 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 Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 23
Thu Oct 30
Thu Nov 06
Thu Nov 13
Thu Nov 20
Icon of the event Tatting, anyone?
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Drop in and spend some time with fellow Tatters. Everyone welcome regardless of experience. Visit www.FringeTatters.ca for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 25
Sat Nov 22
Sat Dec 27
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 27
Mon Nov 03
Mon Nov 10
Mon Nov 17
Mon Nov 24
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 After School Activity Hub
4:00 pm - 5:00 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. For ages 6-12.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 30
Thu Nov 13
Thu Nov 27
Thu Dec 11
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 Knitting and Fibre Arts
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join expert knitter and spinner Cathy Thomson on the third Thursday of the month (except August). Learn to knit or bring your own project and enjoy knitting with others. All skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own nee...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 20
Thu Dec 18
Thu Jan 15
Icon of the event Get UR Game On!
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Lunch Time - 11:45 AM ? 12:30 PM....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 02