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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

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 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 Knitting and Crocheting
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
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. Several community volun...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 12
Sat Sep 19
Sat Sep 26
Sat Oct 03
Sat Oct 17
Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Looking for something to do after school? Join the after school club! We meet every Tuesday to make stuff, play games, do crafts, talk about books, and more! For kids ages 8-12. Please call 416-395-5440 for more information a...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
Icon of the event Lego Club
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 required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 22
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 17
Icon of the event Thanksgiving Craft
Sat Oct 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a craft for Thanksgiving. Registration begins September 5th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event HOWL-o-WEEN Party!
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Queen/Saulter

Join us for tricks & treats! Don't forget to wear your costume.

Icon of the event Halloween Craft
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Hey Kids! Come in your costume and make a special Halloween Craft! This program is for children 4 years old and up. Registration begins Sept. 30th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Board Games Bonanza
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play games such as Mastermind, Scrabble, Pictionary, Balderdash, Sudoku, Fruit Salad, chess, checkers or cards. Plus many others to choose from. Ages 7-12. Please register in person or phone 416-393-7717.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Thu Nov 19
Thu Nov 26
Icon of the event Trim the Tree with your Craft
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children will make a variety of ornaments to decorate the Library Holiday Tree! This program is for children 5-12 years old. Registration begins Oct. 10th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.