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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Snap Circuits and other games
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Play with electricity and circuitry during this hands-on program! Or play chess, checkers, Mastermind or cards. Drop-in. Ages 6-12....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 05
Wed Apr 12
Wed Apr 19
Wed Apr 26
Icon of the event Henna Art
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Meet a professional Henna artist in action and get a special design!

Icon of the event Big Book Sale
Sat May 13, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for our annual Big Book Sale. Get your hands on some good Books, CDs, DVDs and Magazines at unbeatable prices!...

Icon of the event Sciencetastic Lab for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us for fun science experiments at the Library. For ages 5-12. Please register by calling 416-395-5966 or email janesheppard@torontopubliclibrary.ca.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 03
Fri Mar 10
Fri Mar 24
Fri Mar 31
Icon of the event The Weedless Garden
Thu May 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

Winning the war on weedsÂ…without poisoning the environment!...

Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 17
Mon Apr 24
Mon May 01
Mon May 08
Mon May 22
Icon of the event 3D Printing Demonstration
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about one of the library's favourite new technologies, the 3D mini printer. See a 3D print job from start to finish. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Tie Dye Workshop for Children
Fri May 26, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us in this fun and creative tie dye workshop here at the Library. Ages 7-12. Please register by calling 416-395-5966 or email janesheppard@torontopubliclibrary.ca

Icon of the event Marshmallows and Toothpicks - Make a geometric sculpture
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Make a geodesic sculpture with marshmallow joints and toothpick connectors. Kids learn the difference between two and three dimensions. Ages 6-13. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Making Puppets Workshop for Kids
Fri May 12, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Learn how to make from easy puppets for children. Spaces are limited. Please register by calling 416-395-5966 or email janesheppard@torontopubliclibrary.ca