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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event PA Day:  Slide into Summer Storytime & Craft
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us in celebrating SUMMER, which is just around the corner. We will sing and share stories about summer and then create a summertastic craft! Ages 2-5....

Icon of the event Toddler Time Drop-In
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Locke

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 18 months to 30 months with their parents or caregivers.

Icon of the event Kindergarten Readiness Program
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

This program is delivered by Ontario Early Years for children who are entering Junior Kindergarten in September 2014. Children and their caregivers participate in group learning experiences which support Kindergarten expectat...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 01
Wed Jun 08
Wed Jun 15
Wed Jun 22
Wed Jun 29
Icon of the event Father's Day Family Storytime
Sat Jun 18, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Palmerston

Join us in celebrating Father's Day with stories, songs and craft. All children and their families are welcome. No registration.

Icon of the event Clifford the Big Red Dog Storytime
Tue Jul 12, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come join us for a tail wagging storytime of songs, crafts and other activities. Stories and songs will be followed by a craft. Ages 2-5....

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 22
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 11
Sat Jun 25
Sat Sep 17
Icon of the event Baby Time  Drop-In
Thu Jul 28, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Locke

Boouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers.

Icon of the event Family Time
Thu Jun 30, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Forest Hill

Come celebrate Canada Day with an extra special Family Time storytime for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. Registration is not required, but space is limited. Please call 416-393-7706 for more information.

Icon of the event  Children's Author Visit: Jill Javelosa-Alvarez
Thu Jul 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bendale

Canadian children's author, Jill Javelosa-Alvarez, will help kids discover fun and interactive ways to learn one of the building blocks of reading and writing - our alphabet. Join us for an engaging afternoon of music, moveme...