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Icon of the event Knitting & Crochet Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Want to learn how to knit or crochet with a fun group of people? Looking for help with your knitting or crochet project? Join our Knitting & Crochet Circle! The circle is led by friendly Albion residents every Tuesday nigh...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 01
Tue Dec 08
Tue Dec 15
Tue Dec 22
Tue Dec 29
Icon of the event Winter Craft
Sat Jan 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a winter craft. Registration begins Dec. 14th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event STORYgami
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Come out and fold origami, more unique and dazzling than paper planes. Your level of experience doesn't matter. The University of Toronto Origami Club F.O.L.D. (Fly with Origami, Learn to Dream) will be on site to guide fol...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 05
Sat Jan 02
Sat Feb 06
Sat Mar 05
Icon of the event Wire Work Jewellery
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Woodside Square

Beat the winter blahs! In this hands-on session, you will create two pieces of wire work jewellery for yourself or to give as a gift. Registration begins December 16th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is l...

Icon of the event Let's share Books together!
Fri Jan 22, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Meet cat, Snowball and dog, Mosby. Hear their story and find out if cats and dogs can be friends? Afterward, you can make your own sock pet to bring home. All supplies provided, however if you can spare a clean old sock plea...

Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join our Lego Club where you can create, build and use your imagination! Drop-in. No registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 17
Icon of the event YuGiOh! Tournament
Tue Dec 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Advanced format rules apply, single elimination. Please bring your own deck. No registration.

Icon of the event Make a Wild Thing Craft with Plasticine Artist Barbara Reid
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Lillian H. Smith

Make a plasticine Wild Thing with award-winning children's author and illustrator Barbara Reid. After the craft program, tour the Sendak exhibit "Let the Wild Rumpus Start" at the Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books....

Icon of the event Practicing Art
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Adults feeling creative, unafraid of mixed media. Introductory artist program at your local library. Materials provided....

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 27
Icon of the event Ultimate Lego Challenge
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Build objects out of Lego© as quickly as you can. When the bell sounds ? time is up! Drop the Lego and show us what you got. 4 new building challenges and only 10 minutes to put it all together. Suitable for children 6-12 yea...