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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

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 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 Summer Video Gaming
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Join us in the library for some video game multiplayer matches, on the PlayStation 3, Nintendo64, and Nintendo Wii. Some of the games include: Super Smash Brother, Mario Kart, NBA 2K15, NBA Jam, Injustice, Marvel Vs. Capcom ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 20
Icon of the event Knitting & Crocheting Club
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Spadina Road

Join us on the second Thursday of every month. All levels are welcome, for beginners and experienced knitters and crocheters. Knitting supplies and instructional books for use during the program will be provided. Drop in, no ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 13
Thu Oct 11
Thu Nov 08
Icon of the event Keva Planks Building Exercises
Tue Aug 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Join us for fun exercises building structures with Keva Planks. Board games available as well. Large groups/day cares must call to register.

Icon of the event Paint with Me
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for an afternoon of colour, beauty and paint! Follow step by step instructions to create your very own canvas painting! Bring your creativity, imagination and painting skills for an afternoon of fun!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 13
Thu Oct 18
Thu Nov 15
Thu Dec 13
Icon of the event Crafternoon
Sat Oct 06, 2018 | All Day
Location: Jones

Join us for a drop-in craft event, all day from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Icon of the event Lunchtime Gaming
11:45 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us over your lunch break to play a wide variety of games. From classic board-games to Xbox 360/One, Nintendo Wii, and PlayStation 3, we have something for everyone.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 21
Wed Oct 03
Fri Oct 19
Fri Nov 02
Icon of the event Maker Program: Board Games
Fri Aug 31, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Join us in saying goodbye to summer by creating your own games and activities. ...

Icon of the event Arts and Crafts
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for some arts and crafts every week. Each week will focus on a different art medium. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 24
Fri Aug 31