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Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event FINAL Summer Video Game Fun
Wed Aug 22, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Fort York

We're calling all gamerz! ...

Icon of the event Sidewalk Chalk
Wed Aug 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fort York

Let's decorate the back patio of the library with sidewalk chalk! Program will be held outside (weather permitting). All ages welcome. Drop in. No registration required.

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

Compete and play games using our WiiU and other console games! Ages 6-12 years, drop in. No registration required. No groups permitted. Bi-Monthly program, every Tuesday in September and November from 4-5pm in Room 1.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 04
Tue Sep 11
Tue Sep 18
Tue Sep 25
Tue Nov 06
Icon of the event Pokémon Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Whether you're a new or expert Pokémon Trainer, everyone is welcome to our club at York Woods! Show off your Pokémon knowledge and research skills in our exciting Pokémon scavenger hunt for free cards!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 24
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 21
Fri Oct 05
Icon of the event Game On!
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Console video gaming for kids...and board games, too.No groups larger than 8.(Groups can call the branch to book a special visit).


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 22
Wed Aug 29
Icon of the event Nature Loom
Tue Aug 21, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Wind down and learn to weave a small, decorative wall hanging using beads, branches and yarn. ...

Icon of the event Crafternoons at Bloor/Gladstone
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us Fridays for an afternoon of fun and easy crafts! ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 24
Fri Aug 31
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 14
Fri Sep 21
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 Aug 21
Tue Aug 28
Tue Sep 04
Tue Sep 11
Tue Sep 18
Icon of the event Monday Makers
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

A different crafty activity every week from melt beads to modelling clay and more. No groups larger than 8.(Groups can call the branch to book a special visit).


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 20
Mon Aug 27
Icon of the event Summer Wonder Creativity Challenges
Fri Aug 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fort York

Each week throughout the summer, we rotated creativity challenges. Here's a chance to try out any you may have missed! KEVA planks and all other supplies will be provided. Drop in, no registration required.