Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event York Woods Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Come join us in our Periodical Lounge for some casual chess. Players of all levels are welcome. A staff member will teach anyone who is interested in learning how to play.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 23
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 06
Tue Nov 13
Tue Nov 20
Icon of the event After School Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Drop by after school for some fun board games, building activities, and more! To name a few, we have Jenga, LEGO, K'nex, Connect Four, KEVA Planks, and Monopoly. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 24
Wed Oct 31
Wed Nov 07
Wed Nov 14
Wed Nov 21
Icon of the event #MondayFunday
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

November and December sessions have been CANCELLED.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 29
Icon of the event Cross Stitching with Caitlin
Mon Oct 29, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

These are not your grandma's stitches! A beginner's workshop to learn the craft of cross stitching where every attendee receives a kit that includes all materials for their project. Caitlin will help everyone get started and ...

Icon of the event Introduction to Machine Embroidery
Fri Nov 02, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Learn how to use the embroidery machine at the Fabrication Studio! This course will walk you through the basics of mounting fabric onto the embroidery frames and threading the machine. This course is mandatory in order to boo...

Icon of the event Introduction to Serger Sewing
Sat Nov 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Learn to use a serger! In this class we will go over the basic operation and key functions of a serger sewing machine. Threading the machine and safety will be discussed. This course is mandatory in order to book the serger.

Icon of the event After School Club: Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

SEPTEMBER SESSION CANCELLED - REPLACED WITH ROBOTICS PROGRAM...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 06
Tue Nov 13
Tue Nov 20
Tue Nov 27
Icon of the event Introduction to Machine Embroidery
Tue Nov 06, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Learn how to use the embroidery machine at the Fabrication Studio! This course will walk you through the basics of mounting fabric onto the embroidery frames and threading the machine. This course is mandatory in order to boo...

Icon of the event Knit & Lit
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Are you a knitter or have always wanted to learn? Bring your needles and yarn and join us the first Wednesday of the month to share ideas, skills or knit socially.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 07
Wed Dec 05
Icon of the event Sewing Basics
Wed Nov 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Want to learn to sew or would like a refresher on how to use a sewing machine? Our intro to sewing course will cover the basics of threading the machine, basic stitches, and more. We will be creating either a slip cover, smal...