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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Halloween Activity
Sat Oct 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodview Park

In celebration of Halloween. Children 6-12 are invited to create a spooky craft. Take away goodie bag will be given to all who participate.

Icon of the event Think.Dream.Paint.
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: New Toronto

Come and join us to paint up a storm. Best for those with some previous experience in painting. Bring a project you are working on and your own materials- no oils please. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 07
Fri Oct 05
Icon of the event Summer Activity Hour
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Join us for Tuesday afternoon fun in the library. Different games and activities each week as we encourage children to explore their passions this summer!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 21
Tue Aug 28
Icon of the event Knitting Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

A great place to share your interest whether you're a beginner or a pro, bring your handiwork and spend some time with fellow knitters!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 21
Tue Aug 28
Tue Sep 04
Tue Sep 11
Tue Sep 18
Icon of the event Gerrard Ashdale Chess Club
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

(Ages 13 years and older) Come on in and play casual chess on Saturdays.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 25
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Icon of the event Sushi Making for Teens
Sat Sep 22, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Fairview

This hands-on sushi making class presented by award winning chef Sang Kim from Sushi Making for the Soul is for teenagers ages 13-19. Teens will learn about the art of sushi making while learning how to make three different t...

Icon of the event Identify Trees In Your Neighbourhood
Thu Oct 04, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Have you ever wondered what kind of trees grow in your neighbourhood? Using the Tree Bee web identification tool, a member of Forests Ontario will show you how to identify trees and help you learn more about forests and the t...

Icon of the event Knitting  and CrochetingGroup
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

If you enjoy knitting and crocheting and would like the chance to meet other crafters, please come to this free drop-in program. All you need to bring are knitting needles/crochet hooks and your favorite yarn. Volunteers will...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 25
Icon of the event Printmaking: Wood to Paper
Wed Aug 29, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

**New Date/Time** Carve your own image into a piece of wood, paint it however you want, then turn it into a paper print you can take home. No previous skills required. Materials provided. ...

Icon of the event Felt Puppet Making
Wed Aug 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Perth/Dupont

Design your own felt hand puppet.