Toronto Public Library Homepage

Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Smartphone Shoebox Projector
Fri Aug 21, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Slide projectors are great but outdated. And digital projectors cost a bundle. What?s a photographer to do when they?re looking for a bigger picture? We?ll show you how to turn your smartphone into a photo projector. A phone ...

Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Wrap Party with Hanging Summer Spiral craft
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Get your Summer Reading Club certificate, and other surprizes....

Icon of the event The StreetKnit Project
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Please join us on the last Tuesday of each month at the Annette Street Library from 7-8:15pm to put your knitting needles together and help keep someone without a home warm this year....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 25
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 24
Icon of the event Make a Duct Tape Wallet
Fri Aug 07, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Try your hand at making an awesome one-of-a-kind wallet out of colourful strips of duct tape! All you need is a little patience and imagination. Materials will be supplied....

Icon of the event Holiday Canvas
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will paint a canvas representing the holidays. Their masterpieces will be displayed in the library during the month of December. Registration begins Oct. 20th. Register in person or by phone, 416-39...

Icon of the event B.I.N.G.O.!
Wed Aug 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old, will play Library B.I.N.G.O! Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Registration begins July 27th. Space is limited.

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 Aug 01
Sat Aug 08
Sat Aug 15
Sat Aug 22
Sat Aug 29
Icon of the event Arabian Acrylic Painting for Teens
Fri Aug 07, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn to paint the decorative Arabian way using acrylic paint. Ages 13-19....

Icon of the event After School Drop-In
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Join us after school for games, puzzles, crafts and Lego!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 09
Wed Sep 16
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Wed Oct 07
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.