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 Knit & Lit
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Bring your needles and yarn and share ideas, skills or knit socially. We supply teaching and knitting-related books. Call 416-396-3865 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 31
Wed Nov 07
Wed Nov 14
Wed Nov 21
Wed Nov 28
Icon of the event Saturday Gaming for Kids
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

An afternoon of Wii and XBOX gaming fun. For ages 6 and up.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 27
Sat Nov 10
Sat Nov 24
Sat Dec 08
Sat Dec 22
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 DIY Masks for Teens
Thu Oct 25, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

Let's make spooktacular Halloween masks! We'll supply what you need, just bring your imagination. Register in-person or by calling 416-396-3865. Ages 13-18.

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 30
Tue Nov 06
Tue Nov 13
Tue Nov 20
Tue Nov 27
Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Join us every Thursday at 4pm for fun after school activities! Call 416-396-3865 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 25
Thu Nov 01
Thu Nov 08
Thu Nov 15
Thu Nov 22
Icon of the event Monster Puppet Craft
Mon Oct 29, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

Come and make a mostly monstrous hand puppet in the library. Crafting supplies will be provided. Drop-in, no registration required. All ages welcome.

Icon of the event DIY Halloween Masks & Costume Parade
Wed Oct 31, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

Create your own mask to use for Halloween night. Dress up in your favourite costume and march around the library to show off your best scary face. Drop-in. No registration required.