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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Carnival MASquerade
Mon Jul 30, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as we celebrate Toronto Carnival at the library with a Carnival Mask Craft for all ages.

Icon of the event Caribbean Food Demo - Pepper Pot
Tue Jul 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as we celebrate Toronto Carnival with an infamous Pepper Pot recipe.

Icon of the event Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Tue May 29, 2018 - Mon Oct 15, 2018
Location: Agincourt

Join us every Tuesday from 6-7pm for some friendly chess matches in a welcoming environment. All skill levels are welcome, from beginners to grand masters. If you've never played before, there will be someone to guide you. Op...

Icon of the event Printmaking: Wood to Paper
Wed Aug 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

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 Board Games Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Board games are great for keeping your brain fit, and healthy! Join us for an evening of strategy, competition and fun! Bring a board game you wish to share and play with other board games fans! ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 28
Icon of the event Creative Yarn Works
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Do you knit or crochet? Come out and enjoy knitting and crocheting in the library, every Thursday from 6-8 pm. Beginners are welcome. We will help you learn. Bring you own needles and wool. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 24
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 07
Thu Jun 14
Thu Jun 21
Icon of the event 100In1Day Free Book Exchange program
Sat Jun 02, 2018 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join your community and help transform your city! Take some free books home and you may bring back a book or two to share. You are sure to find a good book that you always wanted to read. All welcome. Location: Outer lobby ar...

Icon of the event Board Game Cafe
Thu Jun 14, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for board games and refreshments. Bring your friends or make new ones. ...

Icon of the event Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Taylor Memorial

Cycle Toronto will show you the basics of how to maintain your bike in this hands-on workshop. Topics include: safety checks, pumping your tires, tightening your brakes, lubing your chain, and ensuring your bike is the right ...

Icon of the event Teen Special Effects Workshop
Fri Jul 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Agincourt

Like Halloween but hate having to wait till the end of the year? ...