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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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.

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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 Apr 29
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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 May 02
Sat May 09
Sat May 16
Sat May 23
Sat May 30
Icon of the event Fun with Reading and Writing
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bendale

This 6-week program will focus on the reading and writing skills of children as they work with their parents and staff in a fun learning environment. It is intended for children ages 3 to 6 years....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 01
Fri May 08
Fri May 15
Icon of the event Marshmallow Tales by the Campfire
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join us on four Tuesday nights in July and August and one in September for tales by the campfire at Palmerston Library. Bring your blanket, sleeping bag, teddy, PJs! We will have some stories and camp songs to share, and you ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 18
Icon of the event Mireille Messier
Thu Jul 09, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Jane/Dundas

Mireille Messier, auteure du nouvel album « Le voilier d?Olivier » fait découvrir aux jeunes la magie des anagrammes. En jonglant avec les lettres, lion devient loin, nord devient rond et bien plus encore! Venez écouter son h...

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!...

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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 Apr 30
Thu May 07
Thu May 14
Thu May 21
Thu May 28
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10:15 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for children 5 years and under with their parents/caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 05
Wed Aug 12
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bendale

Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 30
Thu May 07