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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Cartooning for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Join us for a 4-week workshop with cartoonist Bob Kain,...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 20
Fri Oct 27
Icon of the event Silk Flower Making Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A craft created in Japan, popular in Taiwan and China. Attend our monthly classes and have flowers all year round....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event Fall Paper Making Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Did you know you can make paper yourself? We have the Club for you then! Bring your own materials or come and see a demonstration of how this technique can be done cheaply and easily. Reserve your table as space is limited. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Mon Nov 13
Mon Nov 27
Icon of the event Halloween Haunted House
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Brookbanks

Wear your costume and dare to be there. A spooky time will be had by all. Recommended for children aged 5 and up!

Icon of the event Chess Club (For Kids)
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Learn the game and play against your friends or challenge new opponents. All levels are welcome. Must be 6-12 years old. Call 416-393-7712 or speak to staff to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 18
Wed Oct 25
Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation for all
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring your phone and tablet and get the free Stop Mo Studio app. Learn simple visual storytelling, and how to animate objects to create a stop motion animation movie. All ages. Please register in person or phone 416-393-7746.

Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us on Wednesdays after school from 4-5pm for special activities and games. Take part in Lego challenges, arts & crafts, robotics & circuitry, and much more. Ages 6-12. Drop in! Please call 416-393-7746 for more info....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 18
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 01
Wed Nov 08
Wed Nov 15
Icon of the event After School Fun with Lego & K'Nex
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us after school for fun with lego and k'nex. Ages 6 - 12. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 21
Tue Nov 28
Tue Dec 05
Icon of the event Halloween Crafts
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

Its that time of year again to scare your family and friends, come and get your face painted, and create your own scary crafts.

Icon of the event Pop Tab Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Taylor Memorial

Learn how to create beautiful jewellery and purses using pop tabs, this will be a two week course. Friday October 27, and November 3.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27