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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Board Game Bonanza
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for board games suitable for children of all ages. Games include but not limited to: Candy Land, Snakes & Ladders, Checkers, Connect 4, Scrabble, Catan and much more! This program is suitable for children over 4 yea...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 27
Mon Aug 03
Mon Aug 10
Icon of the event Frozen Sidewalk Chalk Party
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Beautify the street around our library using your imagination and FROZEN sidewalk chalk! Learn to make this clever drawing tool and play with some that is ready-made. This program is intended for both preschoolers & school-...

Icon of the event KNOTS Knitting Group
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

KNOTS is a knitting group that will be meeting weekly with the goal of donating warm knitted goods to local community members in need....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Mon May 25
Icon of the event Digital Cameras and Open Online Courses
Mon Jul 20, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

In this session library staff will demonstrate how to access free open online courses on photography. In the second half, photography expert, Nicole Olds, will demonstrate how to use a Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) camera...

Icon of the event After-School Gaming
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Compete against your friends and play video games!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Tue May 19
Mon May 25
Icon of the event Puppet Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Pape/Danforth

Sign up for four Fridays of Puppetry Fun Ages 8-12. Call branch for more details


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 01
Fri May 08
Icon of the event Repair Cafe Information Night
Fri May 15, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Repair Café Toronto is a volunteer group made up of people who love to fix things and want to help create a more sustainable world....

Icon of the event The StreetKnit Project
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Please join us on the last Tuesday of each month at the Annette Street Library from 7-8:15pm to put your knitting needles together and help keep someone without a home warm this year....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 30
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 25
Icon of the event Jewellery Making for Beginners
Mon May 11, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewellery in this hands on workshop. No experience required. All supplies will be provided by the artist. Participants can make and take home 3 projects. For teens age 10...

Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Begins
Ongoing event running from Mon Jun 29, 2015 - Sat Aug 29, 2015
Danforth/Coxwell

Children of all ages are welcome to register for the Summer Reading Club between Monday June 29th to Saturday August 29th. Pick up some cool materials and talk about the books you read with staff while collecting stickers! ...