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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event LEGO Club
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Are you up for a challenge? Try one of our LEGO challenges using either our regular or duplo sets to imagine and create! The program is intended for children aged 6-12. You must stay with your children if they are younger tha...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Mon Feb 12
Mon Feb 19
Icon of the event Diagonal Pocket Fold Book
Thu May 17, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This elegant notebook features a folded cover with several pockets and a turn over flap. We will sew note pages into the cover using a pamphlet stitch. During the workshop, you will make a practice cover, a one section notebo...

Icon of the event Makers Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Legos, K'Nex, STEAM exercises and more! Join us for a new activity every week....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
Icon of the event March Break: Bunch of Buttons!!
Mon Mar 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Weston

Learn how to design, make, and keep your own button using the button machine!!...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Makers: Papercraft Snowman
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Build a snowman that will never melt! Put your craft skills to the test to design and build your own geometric snowman....

Icon of the event Knitters
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn to knit? Bring your own needles and yarn or use the yarn provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 08
Thu Feb 15
Thu Feb 22
Icon of the event Crochet & Knitting Club
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Learn to crochet/knit or just come and share your ideas and patterns. Every Tuesdays. Everyone welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 13
Tue Feb 20
Icon of the event Renovation 101: Understanding the process & the 7 mistakes to avoid
Tue Apr 03, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Where to start? How to get the best return on investment? How to find reliable trades people? When are building permits needed?...

Icon of the event Jewelry Making for Tweens
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Join us for jewelry making during March Break. Create your own unique piece!...

Icon of the event Make Paper and Help the Environment!
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Come and learn how to make environmentally-friendly, recycled, handmade paper! You will leave with several sheets of beautiful, one-of-a-kind paper you made yourself. Plus you will have done something great for the planet!