Toronto Public Library Homepage

Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Dress up in your Halloween costume and join us for a very special puppet show! Make a creepy craft to take home. All ages welcome.

Icon of the event Chess in the library
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 05, 2015 - Sat Dec 19, 2015
North York Central Library

Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge others while you improve your critical thinking skills. Every Saturday from 2-4. Drop in - no registration required. Co-sponsored with Chess in the library. Questions? Call 41...

Icon of the event Button Making
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Create and design your very own button on the PA Day! Ages 5 and up welcome. Limited supplies.

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
Wed Dec 16
Icon of the event Afterschool Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Register and join our Afterschool Club for children ages 8-12. Each month is a different series of activities. On select Mondays, from 4:00pm-5:00pm. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 19
Mon Nov 02
Mon Nov 09
Mon Nov 16
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 Sep 16
Wed Oct 21
Wed Nov 18
Wed Dec 16
Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Hang out in the computer lab for video gaming with our Wii, PCs and other consoles. Every Tuesday from 4-5pm in the lLearning Centre on the 2nd floor.. Ages 6-12. Drop-in. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 01
Tue Sep 08
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Icon of the event PA Day Fun!
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Join us for an afternoon of games, activites, and more!...

Icon of the event Holiday Craft
Mon Dec 28, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Create your own holiday craft to take home! Drop in the Children's Department, for ages 5-12. Groups of 10 or more please register.

Icon of the event Spooky Cedarbrae!
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Come challenge your courage at our haunted stations this Halloween! Make a mask, dip your hands into something gooey and capture it all at our creepy photobooth!...