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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Gerrard Ashdale Chess Club
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

(Ages 13 years and older) Come on in and play casual chess on Saturdays.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 25
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Icon of the event TIFF Special Effects Makeup
Wed Oct 17, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Main Street

Join us at the Main Street Library to experiment with creating special effects makeup. Choose between sci-fi/fantasy or action/horror themes. Learn about various makeup techniques while transforming each other into fairies, s...

Icon of the event Paint a Winter Wonderland
Sat Dec 08, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Bring your creativity and we will supply the materials to create a Winter Wonderland themed painting. Your paintings will be displayed in the library for all to admire! Space is limited. Call (416) 396-8916 or visit the bra...

Icon of the event Crochet & Knitting Club
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Learn to crochet/knit or just come and share your ideas and patterns. Every Tuesdays. Everyone welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 04
Tue Sep 11
Tue Sep 18
Tue Sep 25
Tue Oct 02
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 Sep 13
Thu Oct 11
Thu Nov 08
Icon of the event Emoji Bingo
Fri Aug 24, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Flemingdon Park

Come and play a round of Library Bingo with us!...

Icon of the event Maker Program: Board Games
Fri Aug 31, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Join us in saying goodbye to summer by creating your own games and activities. ...

Icon of the event Arts and Crafts
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for some arts and crafts every week. Each week will focus on a different art medium. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 24
Fri Aug 31
Icon of the event Mandala Stone Painting Workshop
Sat Sep 01, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Come explore your creativity and make a beautiful keepsake. No experience required. Some small stones will be provided or you can bring your own.

Icon of the event Winter Holiday Crafts
Tue Dec 04, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join us for a Winter Holiday stories and crafts. For ages 4 and up. Groups must call ahead to book.