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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 Nov 24
Mon Dec 01
Mon Dec 08
Mon Dec 15
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 Nov 27
Thu Dec 04
Thu Dec 11
Thu Dec 18
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 Nov 27
Thu Dec 11
Icon of the event Power of the Pen: Handwriting Analysis
Fri Nov 28, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn the basics of graphology and find out what handwriting can reveal about your favourite celebrity or person! Arrive early to get your handwriting analyzed! Audience: Teens and Adults. No registration required.

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
Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Duct Tape Ball Ornaments
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to make Ball Ornaments out of duct tape....

Icon of the event Hour of Code
Thu Dec 11, 2014 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

The "Hour of Code" is a global movement with the aim of reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. During Computer Science Education Week (December 8-14, 2014), Jane/Dundas will host "Hour of Code" activities in...

Icon of the event Make an LED Holiday Card
Sat Dec 13, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Learn how to make a holiday card that includes an LED light control. Your card will light up when you want it to! Perfect for Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas, New Year or a general holiday greeting....

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 Dec 18
Thu Jan 15
Thu Feb 19
Thu Mar 19