Hobbies, Crafts & Games

Icon of the event Holiday Programs
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us every day during your holiday break for various games and activities! (Except Dec 24/25/26/31 & Jan 1, 2019 due to library holiday hours) 2:00-3:00pm, ages 4-12 years. Drop in. Groups of 10 or more must register. Plea...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 27
Fri Dec 28
Wed Jan 02
Thu Jan 03
Fri Jan 04
Icon of the event #MondayFunday
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

November and December sessions have been CANCELLED.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 29
Icon of the event Green Screen Howl-O-Ween!
Wed Oct 31, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Fort York

Take a photo in your spookiest costume using our green screen. Choose from our Halloween-themed backdrops for a memorable photo!

Icon of the event #BoredomBusters
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Bored on your PA Day? Join us for a fun activity! Ages 4-12 welcome. Groups of 10 or more please register.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 16
Fri Dec 07
Fri Jan 18
Fri Feb 15
Icon of the event Pom Pom Pets PA Day
Fri Nov 16, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Drop by the library on your day off from school to make a few custom-made critters using yarn to create pom poms. Add googly eyes, felt and other decorations to make your pet come to life! Ages 6 & up.

Icon of the event Identify Trees In Your Neighbourhood
Tue Nov 20, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Port Union

Have you ever wondered what kind of trees grow in your neighbourhood? Using the Tree Bee web identification tool, a member of Forests Ontario will show you how to identify trees and help you learn more about forests and the t...

Icon of the event Bookish Nail Art
Tue Oct 23, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Dawes Road

Do you love manicures and fingernail art? Do you love reading? Why not combine the two with bookish nail art! Teens aged 13 to 17 are invited to have fun, get inspired, and learn techniques and creative ideas for book-related...

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 Oct 23
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 06
Tue Nov 13
Tue Nov 20
Icon of the event Halloween Storytime and Activities
Sat Oct 27, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for a special Halloween Family Storytime followed by crafts and activities. ...

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 Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 23
Fri Nov 30