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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Players of all skill levels are invited to play in a friendly and welcoming environment. Drop-in. No registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 06
Sat Jan 13
Sat Jan 20
Sat Jan 27
Icon of the event Poetry Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Are you a poet and you just don't know it? Join us for Kids Poetry Club and channel your inner Shel Silverstein. Get creative while learning about rhymes, syllables, metaphors and more! For ages 6 to 12. Drop-in, no registrat...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 27
Icon of the event Save Our Scruff Takes Fairview!
Sat Dec 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join Fairview as we welcome Kristine from Save Our Scruff (SOS), a Toronto non-profit dog rescue organization. Kristine will be discussing who SOS is, dog behaviour and care, and she'll be showing off a SOS dog alumni named G...

Icon of the event Crafty March Break
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join us for a story and craft. For ages 4 and up. Please no groups.

Icon of the event Board Game Night
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Board games are great for keeping your brain fit and healthy! Join us for an evening of strategy, competition, and fun! Play one of our board games, or bring a board game you wish to share with other board game fans. Clue, Je...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 07
Icon of the event Makers Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Legos, K'Nex, STEAM exercises and more! Join us for a new activity every week....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 09
Tue Jan 16
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Icon of the event Family Time and Snowmen Craft!
Sat Dec 09, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for a special Family Time. We'll spend the first half hour reading and singing and then make fun snowmen to take home! Ideal for ages 2-6. No registration necessary, just drop-in. For more information, please call 416...

Icon of the event Knitters
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 04
Thu Jan 11
Thu Jan 18
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Icon of the event Jewelry Making for Tweens
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Join us for jewelry making during March Break. Create your own unique piece!...

Icon of the event Video Gaming Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Do you like video games? Want to show off your console skills on the Wii or PS3? Join us for afternoons filled with fun and new friends! For ages 6 to 12. Drop-in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Wed Feb 28
Wed Mar 07