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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Let's Paint Together
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

If you are a beginner or experienced artist, join us in our friendly, quiet, and relaxing atmosphere to paint together and meet new friends with similar interests in art and painting. All levels, most media (NO OIL please), a...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 18
Icon of the event Lunchtime Gaming
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us over your lunch break to play a wide variety of games. From classic board-games to Xbox 360/One, Nintendo Wii, and PlayStation 3, we have something for everyone....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 12
Fri Jan 26
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 09
Icon of the event Snowy Slime
Wed Dec 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Runnymede

Make some of this satisfying slime and achieve slimer status. Keep what you make. Our slime is non-toxic and made from safe materials....

Icon of the event New Year's Eve Party!
Sat Dec 30, 2017 | 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us for a fun party to help ring in the New Year!...

Icon of the event The Fun Zone
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Lego Challenge. Fun after school for ages 6 and up. Pick up a ticket before the program starts each week....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 16
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Icon of the event Keep Calm and Colour On
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Colour your cares away while you enjoy the latest craze of adult colouring. Materials will be provided, or bring your own. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 16
Icon of the event Renovation 101: Understanding the process & the 7 mistakes to avoid
Tue Apr 03, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Where to start? How to get the best return on investment? How to find reliable trades people? When are building permits needed?...

Icon of the event After School Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Drop-in every MONDAY for all kinds of FUN! Includes video games, board games and other activities. For children aged 6-12. For the last Monday of each month, we will feature a special After School Club Program!


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 18
Icon of the event DIY Sharpie Mugs
Tue Jan 09, 2018 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Decorate your own mug! Markers provided, mugs supplied on a first come basis. Participants are welcome to bring their own mugs....

Icon of the event Shadow Box Workshop
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Runnymede

Join us for a fun make-and-take workshop! Make a keepsake shadow box using your favourite items and pictures or make a name shadow box. Participants are welcome to explore other framed projects. Supplies provided. BYO persona...