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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

A drop-in service for children (from birth to age 6) and their parents/caregivers to meet others and play interactively in an early learning environment. Thursdays, 10 am to 12 pm. Families may arrive or leave at any time dur...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 05
Thu Mar 12
Thu Mar 19
Thu Mar 26
Thu Apr 02
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10:00 am - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

Co-sponsored program with Heart Beatz - Cliffcrest Community Centre. Drop in activities include pre-reading, arts and crafts.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 04
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Icon of the event Leading To Reading
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 24, 2013 - Tue Jun 09, 2015
Mimico Centennial

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2014) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. Free program. Registration required. After school Tuesdays.

Icon of the event Learning Through Play
10:00 am - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

Co-sponsored program with Heart Beatz - Cliffcrest Community Centre. Drop in activities include pre-reading, arts and crafts.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Sat Mar 21
Sat Mar 28
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10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

This is a one hour program. A half hour of bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. During the second half hour a Toronto Public Health nurse will p...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 25
Wed Apr 01
Wed Apr 08
Wed Apr 15
Wed Apr 22
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 06
Fri Mar 13
Icon of the event Japanese Kamishibai Stories and Asian Craft
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Bring the family and celebrate Asian Heritage Month by listening to captivating Japanese Kamishibai tales and by making your own Asian craft!...

Icon of the event Meet Children's Author Andrew Larsen  -
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

Award-winning Canadian children's author Andrew Larsen will present and read from his new picture book "Charlie's Dirt Day" (December, 2014), the sequel to "Bye, Bye, Butterflies" (2012)....

Icon of the event Registration for Baby Time
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | All Day
Port Union

In person registration begins Wednesday, March 18 at 10 am....

Icon of the event Happy St. Patrick's Day Stories and Craft
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Palmerston

Join us for St. Patrick's Day stories, songs and craft! Be sure to wear green!...