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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Myseum on the Move - Sports Edition
Sat Feb 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Help build Myseum Memories, a digital documentation of the diversity of experience n Toronto. Bring your personal photos, objects, and memorabilia that represent Toronto and sports.

Icon of the event Jewelry Workshop
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Wow your family and friends with your handmade gifts this holiday season! All materials will be provided free of charge.

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library! Featuring CFC & CMA rated games, casual chess, beginner lessons, chess puzzle competitions, simultan...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 09
Sat Jan 16
Sat Jan 23
Sat Jan 30
Sat Feb 06
Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Come join Cedarbrae's local knitting group. They meet in our 1st floor study room every Monday (except holidays) from 5-7pm....

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 07
Mon Dec 14
Icon of the event Can you fold a Snowflake?
Mon Dec 07, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Dawes Road

Custom cut snowflakes and other wintery crafts.

Icon of the event Bookmark Design Contest
Tue Dec 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Come in and enter the library's bookmark design contest! Create your own original bookmark design and submit it for a chance to win a book prize and a personal supply of your winning design. Unleash your creativity and your ...

Icon of the event Adult Colouring: Try it Out!
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Spadina Road

Join us for our first adult colouring program and find out for yourself why the top selling books on Amazon last year were colouring books! Whether for relaxation, play, a social hour, expressing your creativity or just plain...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 04
Thu Feb 11
Thu Feb 18
Thu Feb 25
Icon of the event Call of Gamers: Teen Video Game Nights
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join Malvern's Youth Advisory Group for a night of fun and video games including games for Wii, PS3 and XBox 360. No registration required, just drop in and get your game on!

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 03
Thu Dec 10
Thu Dec 17
Thu Dec 24
Thu Dec 31
Icon of the event 'Tis the Season To Be Crafting
Wed Dec 23, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Decorate your very own gingerbread men. Make and create unique holiday crafts. Limited Space. For Ages 11 & above. Register in person or call 416-396-8850.

Icon of the event Friday Night Knit/Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Share your interest in knitting, crocheting and other wool crafts. Read and discuss knitting fiction. Learn how to crochet puppets and toys to accompany your children's favorite stories. Patterns and instruction provided. ...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 04
Fri Dec 18