Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Paint With Me
Sat Oct 20, 2018 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Eatonville

Create your own masterpiece 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 enh...

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
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 Painting & Mocktails *WAITLIST ONLY*
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 'Gram Worthy
Tue Nov 13, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Get your photos Instagram-ready! Cellphone cameras are capable of capturing outstanding photographs, the key is learning how to make the best of your camera. We'll take you through the basic functions, tips & tricks for bette...

Icon of the event Horrigami
Sat Oct 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Bayview

Are you interested in making a spooky origami craft for Halloween? Then get into the spirit with a boo! Join us and learn how to fold a ghost, a cat and a bat (that can flap its wings and make a noise). Happy trick or treat! ...

Icon of the event Refuse Waste. Reuse with Furoshiki: The Art of Japanese Cloth Wrapping
Wed Nov 21, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

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...

Icon of the event Winterize Your Nature-Friendly Garden
Thu Nov 22, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Helping the environment starts in your own backyard, but once the growing season is over, how do you protect your nature-friendly landscape features? From lawn care and leaf clean-up, to preparing for next year's garden beds...

Icon of the event Grow Milkweeds for Monarch Butterflies!
Sat Sep 22, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

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 Family Colouring
Sat Dec 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Do you want to enjoy a relaxing activity with your children? Come to the library and colour together! Colouring sheets will be provided.