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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Halloween Haunted House
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Brookbanks

Wear your costume and dare to be there. A spooky time will be had by all. Recommended for children aged 5 and up!

Icon of the event Silk Flower Making Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A craft created in Japan, popular in Taiwan and China. Attend our monthly classes and have flowers all year round....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event Beginner Watercolour Painting
Sat Oct 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Join us and learn how to paint with watercolours from talented artist Edie Bergl. Create your own artwork to take home. No experience necessary. Registration required.

Icon of the event Creepy Crafts
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Hallowe'en themed crafts to get in the "spirit".


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 07
Sat Oct 21
Icon of the event Do You Want To Be a Spy?
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Join us afterschool to practice important spy skills such as fingerprinting, code breaking, invisible writing , observation, deduction and stealth. Ages 6-12. Registration Required....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 27
Icon of the event Crafters' Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern Elms

Come out and enjoy good company with other knitters and crafters.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 04
Wed Oct 11
Wed Oct 18
Wed Oct 25
Icon of the event Gaming for Kids
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

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


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 17
Tue Oct 24
Icon of the event Youth Hub: DIY Polaroid Photos
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Albion

Create fun ways of displaying your Polaroid photos!...

Icon of the event Teen Tuesdays with Edgar and Judith
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Edgar and Judith invite you to drop by the second floor for weekly contests, games, crafts, creative writing or just some space to do your homework....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 17
Tue Oct 24
Tue Nov 07
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 Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30