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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Halloween Party
Fri Oct 28, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Scary stories, dancing, treats and a craft. Ages 5-12. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Christmas Tree Trimming
Mon Dec 05, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Leaside

Enjoy holiday music as we create festive decorations for our Christmas Tree....

Icon of the event DIY Fairy Glow Jars
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Create amazing Fairy Glow Jars with glow-in-the-dark paint this PA Day. All materials provided. Ages 7-12....

Icon of the event Knit Wits
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join Main Street's knitting and crochet club. Share your projects with other knitters/crocheters, teach a technique, learn a technique, and enjoy great conversation. All level of knitters welcome. Bring your own yarn, needles...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 03
Thu Nov 10
Thu Nov 17
Thu Nov 24
Icon of the event Learn the Art of Quilling
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Learn the art of quilling (paper filigree work) in this four week series. Taught by Yolanda Aguilera....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 02
Wed Nov 09
Wed Nov 16
Wed Nov 23
Icon of the event Drumming Workshop with Mystic Drumz
Sat Feb 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Main Street

Join us in a celebration of Black History Month for a hands-on drumming workshop full of music and rhythm. Every participant receives an instrument and instruction on how to play. Registration is required. Please register at ...

Icon of the event Family Literacy Day BINGO
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Main Street

Play along with our picture BINGO cards and learn about some of the popular storybook characters. Everyone wins a prize! No registration is required. Drop into the lower level program room. All ages are welcome.

Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation for Kids
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Create a stop motion animation movie using the NFB Stop Mo Studio app for iPad. Ages 8-12. Please register in person or by phoning 416-393-7717. Space limited.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 28
Thu Dec 29
Icon of the event Pape/Danforth Knitting Circle
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come join us for an hour of knitting. Bring your own needles and yarn. All levels are welcome. Limited instructions may be provided for beginners from our friendly residents. Drop in. No registrations required.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 09
Wed Dec 14
Wed Jan 11
Wed Feb 08
Icon of the event Lunch Time Video Games
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Come to the library to eat your lunch and play video games in the program room on the lower level. Bring your smartphones for mobile gaming!

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 04
Fri Nov 11
Fri Nov 25
Fri Dec 09