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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Fall Paper Making Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Did you know you can make paper yourself? We have the Club for you then! Bring your own materials or come and see a demonstration of how this technique can be done cheaply and easily. Reserve your table as space is limited. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 27
Icon of the event Button Making Fun!
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Jones

Join us for a fun morning of button making. Choose pictures from old comics or design your own!

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

Origami meet-up for kids the first Saturday of each month....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 02
Sat Jan 06
Sat Feb 03
Sat Mar 03
Icon of the event Chinese New Year Craft
Fri Feb 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Jones

Celebrate Year of the Dog for Chinese New Year with a craft to take home.

Icon of the event After School Fun with Lego & K'Nex
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us after school for fun with lego and k'nex. Ages 6 - 12. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 28
Tue Dec 05
Tue Dec 12
Icon of the event South Riverdale Community Health Centre Ukulele Group
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Jones

South Riverdale Community Health Centre's Seniors Ukulele Group will perform songs to commemorate Jones Anniversary. Jones Branch was opened Nov.19 1962. Fun for all ages!

Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation for all
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring your phone and tablet and get the free Stop Mo Studio app. Learn simple visual storytelling, and how to animate objects to create a stop motion animation movie. All ages. Please register in person or phone 416-393-7746.

Icon of the event Tree Decorating Party
Fri Dec 08, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Jones

Join us for crafts and help us decorate the Jones Holiday tree....

Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us on Wednesdays after school from 4-5pm for special activities and games. Take part in Lego challenges, arts & crafts, robotics & circuitry, and much more. Ages 6-12. Drop in! No registration required. Call 416-393-7746...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 22
Wed Nov 29
Wed Dec 06
Wed Dec 13
Wed Dec 20
Icon of the event Family Library BINGO
Sat Jan 27, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Jones

Join us for Family Literacy Day and play Library BINGO together to have fun and win prizes.

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.