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Pre-School Children

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Icon of the event Meet Author Kathleen Cherry
Thu May 18, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Barbara Frum

Forest of Reading Nominee Kathleen Cherry discusses her 2017 Silver Birch nominated book Everyday Hero in a fun interactive presentation....

Icon of the event Award-Winning Author Visit - Hazel Hutchins
Thu May 18, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: St. James Town

With her picture book "Snap" on this year's Blue Spruce Reading List, author Hazel Hutchins is a multiple-time Forest of Reading nominee who enjoys giving lively presentations to students in elementary grades. She uses dramat...

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month Author
Wed May 24, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Meet Leslie Shimotakahara, author of After the Bloom, the story of a daughter's search for her missing mother which in turn reveals her family's past in a Japanese internment camp during the Second World War.

Icon of the event City Critters by the Toronto Botanical Gardens
Sat Jun 03, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Jones

City Critters is a dynamic hour-long educational program for children and their families....