Hobbies, Crafts & Games

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 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 Chinese New Year Craft
Sat Feb 02, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Make a craft to celebrate the Chinese New Year. Registration begins January 2nd. For ages 6-12 years old. Register in person or by calling 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

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 Eco-Printmaking
Sat Nov 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bayview

Lean how to print with found objects and use printmaking templates to create your very own fall season collage, design or picture. ...

Icon of the event Frankenstein Halloween Celebration
Fri Oct 26, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's ...

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.

Icon of the event P.A. Day LEGO Mania
Fri Feb 15, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy playing with LEGO? Come to imagine, design and build LEGO structures. For ages 5-12 years old. Registration begins Jan. 15th. Register in person in the branch or by calling 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Jewelry Workshop
Sat Nov 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Unleash your creative side and learn to make beautiful jewelry in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn the basic skills and techniques in jewelry making. No experience is required. All supplies will be provided. Hi...

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...