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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Enjoy a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Drop in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 29
Sat Aug 05
Sat Aug 12
Sat Aug 19
Sat Aug 26
Icon of the event Video Gaming
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Do you like video games? Want to show off your gaming skills? For ages 6-12 years old. Registration begins June 10th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 01
Tue Aug 08
Tue Aug 15
Icon of the event Board Game Night
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Board games are great for keeping your brain fit and healthy! Join us for an evening of strategy, competition, and fun! Play one of our board games, or bring a board game you wish to share with other board game fans. Clue, Je...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 03
Thu Sep 07
Thu Oct 05
Thu Nov 02
Icon of the event Back to School Craft
Tue Aug 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Hey Kids! You survived your first week of school! Come to the library and enjoy making a craft that you can take back to school! For ages 6-12. Registration begins July. 29. Space is limited.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Board Games
Fri Oct 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your afternoon playing your favourite board game at the library. Different board games will be provided. This is a drop-in program. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Gaming
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy competing with your friends on our console gaming system. This program is for children 7-12 years old. Registration begins Sept. 28th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Knitting and Crochet Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

For those who want to join a group, chat and - of course - knit or crochet! Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 01
Tue Aug 08
Tue Aug 15
Tue Aug 22
Tue Aug 29
Icon of the event Holiday Canvas
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Bring your creativity and we will supply the materials to create holiday-themed paintings. For children 6-12 years old. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Registration begins Oct. 25th.

Icon of the event Thanksgiving Craft
Sat Oct 07, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will create a fun and festive craft for Thanksgiving. Registration begins Sept. 7th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event DIY Perler Beads
Tue Aug 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Albion

Accessorize your bags, wallets or whatever you want with your own unique perler bead design!