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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Board Games - Drop In!
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Drop into the library and play a variety of board games. This drop in is for children 4-12 years old. This program is on a first-come, first-serve basis because space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 13
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 Thanksgiving Craft
Sat Oct 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will make a craft for Thanksgiving. Registration begins September 5th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

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.

Icon of the event Cartooning and Magic with David Noble
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Davenport

Learn to draw famous cartoons and superheroes. Step-by-Step with a professional cartoonist.

Icon of the event Wednesday Knit Night
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 19
Wed Sep 16
Wed Oct 21
Wed Nov 18
Icon of the event Wednesday Knit Night!
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Beginners and pros alike are welcome to join our knitting group! Come and learn the basics, or practice some advanced techniques. Some supplies provided, please bring your own if you have them.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 21
Wed Nov 18
Icon of the event Toronto Seed Library Workshop
Sat Aug 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Come and learn about the Toronto Seed Library and get started by borrowing seeds for your very own garden. This event will feature an introduction to the Toronto Seed Library, Seed Saving Workshop, and a chance to start your ...

Icon of the event Halloween Craft
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Hey Kids! Come in your costume and make a special Halloween Craft! This program is for children 4 years old and up. Registration begins Sept. 30th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Cyber Seniors
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Seniors are paired with a volunteer youth and will learn different computer topics including Internet Safety, Facebook, YouTube, Blogging, and Photo Sharing. This program runs for 4 weeks and registrants are expected to commi...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 04
Tue Aug 11
Tue Aug 18
Tue Aug 25