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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Ready for Reading Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Stories, songs and rhymes for children aged 0-5 years with their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 26
Sat Oct 03
Sat Oct 10
Sat Oct 17
Sat Oct 24
Icon of the event Baby Time
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Register for a 7 week program for caregivers and their baby, birth-13 months. Enjoy 30 mins of bounching rhymes, songs, stories and tickles. Guest speakers and topics include Lactation Consultant, Nutritionist, Massage Therap...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Fri Oct 16
Icon of the event Bird Stories and Science
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about the nature of birds through stories and a craft. Drop-in after school.

Icon of the event Creative Play
9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Creative Play is an interactive drop-in program for children 0-6 years with their parents or caregivers. This priogram includes arts and crafts, stories, and circle time. This program is co-sponsored with the Agincourt Commun...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 08
Thu Sep 10
Tue Sep 15
Thu Sep 17
Tue Sep 22
Icon of the event Toddler Time
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Drop in for 30 mins of stories, songs and rhymes. Stay and play with Lego, puzzles, toys and more! Ages 14 months-3 years old. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 12
Icon of the event Readiness to Learn
9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

This program is for children 3 years old and their parents/caregivers. It includes activities that improve cognitive thinking, motor skills, socialization and independence to help children feel more confident when starting sc...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 04
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Icon of the event Halloween Party
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Listen to stories, make a monster mask and rock your costume. Drop-in after school.

Icon of the event Family Time
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and a craft to take home! All ages, drop into the children's department. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 05
Sat Sep 12
Sat Sep 19
Sat Sep 26
Sat Oct 03
Icon of the event Math Fun
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Math Fun will educate and encourage parents to work and play with their children in order to develop positive attitudes towards mathematics. Parents and children will participate together doing fun math activities. The sessio...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 08
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 06
Icon of the event Dr. De Soto Puppet Show
Mon Oct 19, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Dr. De Soto, a mouse dentist, copes with the toothaches of various animals except those with a taste for mice, until the day a fox comes to him in great pain. Based on the picture book by William Steig.