Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Grow Milkweeds for Monarch Butterflies! NEW TIME
Wed Oct 17, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Perth/Dupont

Help save the endangered monarch butterflies by growing milkweed plants! Fall is prime time to plant milkweed seeds and a member from the Toronto Master Gardeners will show you how. Drop-in to learn about milkweeds, the food ...

Icon of the event Painting & Mocktails
Wed Oct 17, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Sip on mocktails during this two-hour guided paint workshop using acrylic paint and canvas. Erin Reece guides participants step by step to recreate their own unique version of a pre-selected painting with music enhancing the ...

Icon of the event Introduction to Calligraphy Workshop - Adults
Wed Oct 17, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a free, 2-hour introductory calligraphy workshop, the art of beautiful writing. Learn how to write letters in both capital and lower case, your name, and create a personalized bookmark to take home.

Icon of the event Halloween Craft
Sat Oct 13, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

In celebration of Halloween Children 6-12 are invited to create a spooky craft. Younger children must be accompanied by caregiver. ...

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 Oct 11
Thu Nov 08
Icon of the event After School Chess for Kids
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us on Wednesday's for after-school Chess. You can learn the basics of the game, the rules and some strategies. Have some fun while learning and challenging others.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 10
Wed Oct 17
Wed Oct 24
Wed Oct 31
Wed Nov 07
Icon of the event Storygami
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Origami meet-up for kids the first Saturday of each month. Learn to fold origami! Beginner & advanced folders welcome. This program is offered in partnership with the University of Toronto organization Fly with Origami, Learn...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 06
Sat Nov 03
Sat Dec 01
Icon of the event TIFF Special Effects Make-Up Workshop
Fri Oct 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Just in time for Halloween, learn how to make your own cuts, scars, and bruises in this special effects make-up workshop. Workshop is conducted by TIFF, The Toronto International Film Festival.

Icon of the event Thanksgiving Craft
Fri Oct 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Come on into the library and create a Thanksgiving craft!

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 Oct 03
Wed Nov 07
Wed Dec 05