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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

The Eatonville Library Chess Club is now in session. Drop in every Saturday from 2-4pm and test your mettle against your fellow chess lovers....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Sat May 17
Sat May 24
Icon of the event Solo travel: 6 things you absolutely must know
Mon May 05, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

From how fantastic solo travel is to how to make it fantastic, Janice Waugh will share stories, advice and wisdom from her travels alone.

Icon of the event Knitting and Crocheting
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Learn how to knit or crochet. Brush up on the basics, share your skills or learn a few new tricks. Drop in. Please bring your own needles, hooks and yarn. Second Wednesday of the month - Knitting; Fourth Wednesday of the...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 23
Wed May 14
Wed May 28
Wed Jun 11
Wed Jun 25
Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Open to youth ages 9-12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an inspirin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 02
Tue Jun 03
Mon Jun 09
Tue Jun 10
Mon Jun 16
Icon of the event Teen Gaming - Variety Pack
Wed Jul 23, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Northern District

We'll have a few stations of different games - a bit of everything!...

Icon of the event Crafts that Move
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Let's take arts & crafts to the next level. Choose one of two crafts - cut, paste, decorate and learn how to make your craft move on its own!...

Icon of the event Make it with Lego
Tue Jul 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Make various lego objects as fast as you can. Winners will recieve prizes....

Icon of the event Makerspace Time
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

The Maker Movement is growing rapidly worldwide and it has just arrived in Toronto's East Side! Please join us for a special afternoon with the Toronto Tool Library and Makerspace and their team of Tool Ninja's. This free eve...

Icon of the event Tween Thursdays!
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 8-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Make new friends and share some laughs while making wearable jewerly, desi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 10
Icon of the event Timeout Tuesday
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Take a timeout every Tuesday with Lego challenges, video gaming and other cool activities for the school aged crowd....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 22
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 06
Tue May 13
Tue May 20