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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Chalk Drawing on the Patio
Thu Sep 10, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:55 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

We invite children of all ages to draw chalk figures and designs on our outdoor patio. Drop-in after school.

Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 05, 2015 - Sat Dec 19, 2015
North York Central Library

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Saturday from 2-4. Drop in - no registration required. Co-sponsored with Chess in the library. Questions? Call 41...

Icon of the event Knitting and Fibre Arts
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join expert knitter and spinner Cathy Thomson on the third Thursday of the month (except August). Learn to knit or bring your own project and enjoy knitting with others. All skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own nee...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 17
Thu Oct 15
Thu Nov 19
Thu Dec 17
Icon of the event Holdiay Card Craft Program
Thu Dec 03, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Make a card celebrating Kwanza, Hanukkah, Christmas, Solstice or any other upcoming holiday. Ages 6-12. Please register in person or phone 416-393-7717.

Icon of the event Knit & Lit
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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 07
Wed Nov 04
Wed Dec 02
Icon of the event Get UR Game On!
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Lunch Time - 11:45 AM ? 12:30 PM....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Oct 26
Mon Nov 09
Mon Dec 14
Icon of the event Get Inspired Workshops: Sock Monsters
Fri Oct 16, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Learn how to re-purpose socks into monsters. Free. All supplies provided. Ages: 11-18. Auditorium. Space limited. Call 416-396-3975 to register.

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

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 05
Sat Sep 12
Sat Sep 19
Sat Sep 26
Sat Oct 03
Icon of the event Ontario Garlic: the Story from Farm to Festival
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Peter McClusky, founder of the Toronto Garlic Festival and author of Ontario Garlic: the Story from Farm to Festival, will be giving a talk on everything you ever wanted to know about garlic, including:...

Icon of the event After School Club
3:45 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for video games, board games, lego, and lots of other fun activities in the auditorium after school.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 26