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Icon of the event Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Players of all skill levels are invited to play in a friendly and welcoming environment. Drop-in. No registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 06
Sat Jan 13
Sat Jan 20
Sat Jan 27
Icon of the event Relief Printing for Kids
Mon Nov 27, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants can get ready for the holiday season by making holiday cards. In this workshop, they will learn basic relief printing techniques by making multiple prints of their drawings....

Icon of the event Crafternoon
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Come by after school to make and take a craft home with you....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 22
Wed Nov 29
Wed Dec 06
Icon of the event Electric Perfume
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

In this workshop, artists from Electric Perfume will provide an overview of the documentation practises and archival considerations when creating technology based art-works for public exhibition. Topics of discussion include ...

Icon of the event K'nex after school
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Drop in after school and create with K?Nex.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 22
Wed Nov 29
Icon of the event Jewellery Workshop
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Be creative and make your own jewellery for holiday season. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited. Participants will work together in creating their own take-home products....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 01
Fri Dec 08
Fri Dec 15
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event Smartphone Photography
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants will learn basic to advanced photographic techniques using their smartphones. They are welcome to add their images into the Baldwin Collection Archives. Ages 13 to 19 years. To register, call 416-396-8850 or regi...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 02
Icon of the event Self-Portrait Drawing
Thu Nov 30, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

This program will focus briefly on the history of still life and fundamental painting and drawing techniques. Participants are welcome to bring in a photograph of themselves or a mirror to pursue the challenge of drawing from...

Icon of the event Art Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Release your inner Picasso! Explore different types of art such as watercolours, collages and more while learning about famous artists of the past. For ages 6 to 12. Registration begins Tuesday, February 20, 2018. To register...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 19
Icon of the event Knitting Club
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Join a group of crafty people and work on your current knitting project


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 28
Tue Dec 05
Tue Dec 12
Tue Dec 19
Tue Dec 26