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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Icon of the event Lego Central
3:30 pm - 4:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Are you up for a challenge? Try one of our Lego building challenges and see where your wild side takes you. For children ages 6-12. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 10
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Icon of the event Shrunken Apple Heads and Other Creepy Crafts
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Make an apple head doll or a gruesome shrunken head. Try some other spooky crafts. Please register at the branch for the series of five afterschool workshops. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Icon of the event  Palmerston Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join The Palmerston Lego Club - four Mondays Fall 2016:...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Icon of the event Maker Monday: Harry Potter Wands!
Mon Oct 03, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Learn how to make your own, unique, Harry Potter inspired wand! Join us for this free program and create the perfect accessory for your witch or wizard Halloween costume! Planning a different costume? Celebrate the fan in you...

Icon of the event After-School Program
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Looking for something fun to do? Want a new hobby? Join us for our After-School Club and learn new things, explore creative arts and design new and exciting crafts during our program. Registration is not required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Icon of the event Colouring Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for one of the year's hottest trends; colouring! We welcome you to join us on the first Tuesday of the month for a fun filled afternoon of colouring and conversation. A great way to meet new people and relax. All mate...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Nov 01
Tue Dec 06
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 Oct 04
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Tue Nov 08
Icon of the event Knit & Lit
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Are you a knitter or have always wanted to learn? Bring your needles and yarn and join us the first Wednesday of the month to share ideas, skills or knit socially....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Nov 02
Wed Dec 07
Icon of the event Lunchtime Gaming
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us over your lunch break to play a wide variety of games. From classic board-games to Xbox 360/One, Nintendo Wii, and PlayStation 3, we have something for everyone....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 16
Wed Nov 23
Wed Dec 07