Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Tue Dec 04, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Push is an invaluable controller for producers and performers. It's ability to seamlessly control Ableton with the touch of a pad or twist of a knob is unmatched by any other controller. In Part 2 of this workshop series we w...

Sat Jan 19, 2019 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Don't Toss it, Fix it! at the Repair Cafe. Those amazing folks at the Repair Cafe return to the Toronto Reference Library Saturday January 19, 2019, Atrium and Browsery, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Last registration takes place at 3:00 ...

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Looking for something to do after school? Join our After School Club and learn new things, make stuff, meet other kids and have fun! Take part in LEGO challenges, arts & crafts, robotics & circuitry, and much more.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 13
Tue Nov 20
Tue Nov 27
Tue Dec 04
Tue Dec 11
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Calling all those who are interested in crochet. Join the club to share ideas and learn techniques. Bring your own or use our crochet hooks and yarn!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 16
Fri Nov 23
Fri Nov 30
Fri Dec 07
Fri Dec 14
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join the After School Club at Maria A. Shchuka! Meeting weekly on Mondays, you'll learn new things and have a blast playing games and meeting other kids! Each month will have different themes.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 19
Mon Nov 26
Mon Dec 03
Mon Dec 10
Mon Dec 17
Tue Nov 20, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Erik Laar from East End Toronto's Off Centre DJ School will lead a session where participants learn the basics of beat making and looping using Ableton Push, an instrument used by today's top DJ & Producers. Ableton is design...

Thu Dec 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Riverdale

Learn how to cloth wrap gifts beautifully without tape or any waste. The wrapping becomes part of the recipient's gift. We'll cover hard to wrap gifts like wine bottles, mason jars and toys. This can also be applicable for tr...

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 Nov 15
Thu Dec 13
11:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Chess Club members gather each week to play casual chess games. Players of all ages and strengths, especially newcomers are welcomed.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 17
Sat Nov 24
Sat Dec 01
Sat Dec 08
Sat Dec 15
Thu Dec 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

What better way is there to celebrate our Alice Opens the Door exhibit than by holding our own Mad Hatter Tea Party! Join us for some family fun and make your own Mad Hat.