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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Sat Aug 30, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

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

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Sat Jun 14, 2014
Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters in the community, please drop in. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. This free program is fr...

Icon of the event The Yarn Knits
Ongoing event running from Tue Mar 04, 2014 - Tue Jun 24, 2014
Queen/Saulter

Join The Yarn Knits - a drop-in knitting club. Every Tuesday from 1-3PM, bring your yarn, needles, crochet hooks and projects. Get creative and get to know other knitters. Everyone is welcome no matter what level you are at! ...

Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

An afternoon gathering for adult crafters. Learn a craft, teach a craft and create personal and community projects in a friendly casual setting....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 21
Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Come and explore the wonderful world of Lego building!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24
Icon of the event Greening Your Grounds - A homeowners Guide to Storm Water Landscaping Projects
Sat Apr 26, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn how to make the most from storm water that falls on your property.The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) offers knowledge and experience to help us all contribute to a healthy and sustainable city.

Icon of the event Solo travel: 6 things you absolutely must know
Mon May 05, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

From how fantastic solo travel is to how to make it fantastic, Janice Waugh will share stories, advice and wisdom from her travels alone.

Icon of the event How to Take Better Photos
Fri May 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Queen/Saulter

Toronto-based photographer Judy-Ann Cazemier will discuss focus, exposure, and rules of composition using examples from her portfolio. She is a regular contributor to ?Neighbourhood Living? magazine.

Icon of the event Lego Club for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Queen/Saulter

Join our Lego Club where you can create, build and use your imagination! Drop-in. No registration.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 15
Thu Jun 19
Icon of the event Origami for Adults: Traditional Cranes
Thu May 22, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Queen/Saulter

Join us for another installment of Origami for Adults. To celebrate Asian Heritage Month, we will be folding traditional, origami cranes. Hope to see you there!