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 Game On!
3:15 pm - 4:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Unwind after school by playing a sampling of video games on the library's PS4. We will also have a selection of card games.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 23
Fri Nov 30
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 '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 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 Valentine's Day Craft
Sat Feb 09, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Roses are red. Violets are blue. I am going to Woodside Square Library for a craft program. Won't you come too? Children 6-12 years old are welcome to join us this year as we celebrate Valentine's Day at the library! Come a...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Board Games - Drop-In!
Fri Jan 18, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Drop in and play some board games on your day off school. A variety of games will provided, so play an old favourite or try something new.

Icon of the event Fun With Shapes
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Children 2-6 years old will be introduced to a variety of shapes in a fun learning environment. This is a drop-in program. First-come, fist-served. Space is limited. This program is co-sponsored with Malvern Family Resource C...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 03
Thu Jan 10
Thu Jan 17
Thu Jan 24
Thu Jan 31
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...