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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event PA Day Fun
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Bored on your PA Day? Come into the York Woods Branch for a variety of activities. All ages welcome. Drop in. Groups of 10 or more must register.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 07
Icon of the event Wild Gaming Mondays- Minute to Win it
Mon Jul 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Are you an expert at games? Come take part in this challenging game. Contestants have to complete a series of 60-second challenges that use objects that are commonly available around the house. You have a minute to win it!...

Icon of the event Wild About LEGO
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Show off your wild creativity by creating nature scenes, from the jungle to the ocean, and fierce animals, fur, feather, claws and teeth! The most original and unique creations will win prizes! Ages 7 & up....

Icon of the event Harry Potter #8 Book Launch Party
Tue Aug 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come celebrate the recent release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II (Book #8)! Join your fellow Gryffindors (or Slytherins!) and take part in Harry Potter trivia, games, and crafts! Ages 6-12....

Icon of the event Crafters' Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern Elms

Come out and enjoy good company with other knitters and crafters.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 07
Wed Sep 14
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Icon of the event Clifford the Big Red Dog Storytime
Tue Jul 12, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come join us for a tail wagging storytime of songs, crafts and other activities. Stories and songs will be followed by a craft. Ages 2-5....

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library! Featuring CFC & CMA rated games, casual chess, beginner lessons, chess puzzle competitions, simultan...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 25
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Wrap-Up Party
Fri Aug 12, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us as we wrap up the TD Summer Reading Club with fun games and prizes! Take part in our challenges and collect more stickers....

Icon of the event Adult Creative Lounge: Bath Bombs
Wed Jul 27, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Bath bombs are a great way to enhance your bath. They come in many different colors, scents, shapes, and sizes, and are often filled with moisturizing and skin-nourishing oils and butters. Join us at Morningside Library to cr...

Icon of the event Teen Interest/Hobby Groups
Ongoing event running from Wed Sep 09, 2015 - Wed Aug 31, 2016
Location: Pape/Danforth

Drop in and spend one hour and a half in the library. We have three volunteer-run groups in one room:...