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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Family Literacy Day Celebration
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Join us for a variety of crafts and games to celebrate Family Literacy Day. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Maker Monday: Origami Valentine's Cards
Mon Feb 13, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a FREE program on learning how to make different Valentine's cards out of origami! Make a heart or a secret note for a friend or loved one....

Icon of the event Game On--Video Gaming Nights
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Join us in the library every Tuesday nights for some classic video game multiplayer matches. For ages 8-13. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Icon of the event Maker Monday: Recycled book crafts
Mon Mar 20, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a FREE program on learning how to make different flowers, leaves, and trees from old books! Cut them, glue them, fold them, design them, and take them home!...

Icon of the event Photography Workshop with Diana Nazareth
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Join photographer Diana Nazareth for a fun, hands-on digital photo workshop that will explore the difference between a photograph and snapshot, what really makes a good photograph, and how to look at the world as a photograph...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 21
Fri Apr 28
Fri May 05
Fri May 12
Fri May 19
Icon of the event DIY T-Shirt Pillows
Sat Feb 04, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Gather your friends, grab some old t-shirts and head to Parliament Street branch for DIY fun!...

Icon of the event Top Tips for Top Vegetables Panel
Tue Apr 25, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bridlewood

Must-have advice on growing these popular vegetables: beans, cucumbers, leafy greens, onions, garlic, peas, peppers, potatoes, root vegetables, squash and tomatoes....

Icon of the event Anime Crafternoon
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Kick back and nerd out. Watch anime, discuss anime and manga or whatever and make a variety of anime / nerdy-related crafts to match! Calling all otakus and otaku-curious teens....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 30
Mon Feb 27
Mon Mar 27
Icon of the event Animal Origami
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come and join us for a FREE origami program! Learn how to make a variety of animals, and practice your paper folding skills. For everyone age 7 and up. All supplies provided. Drop in!...