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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Toddler Time *PROGRAM IS FULL*
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Our Fall 2016 Toddler Time Program is full and we will not be able to accept any new participants. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Icon of the event Tree Decorating Storytime
Sat Dec 10, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:45 am
Location: Mimico Centennial

Join us for a family story time at 10:30, then stick around for more fun. Make holiday crafts to hang on the library's tree - or to take home!...

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 06, 2016 - Tue Jun 27, 2017
Location: Mimico Centennial

Leading to Reading is a free program for children Grades 1-6 in need of extra support in reading and writing. Children are matched with a volunteer, who will work with them one-on-one for one hour every week, at a specified t...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:15 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents/caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Fri Feb 03
Fri Feb 10
Fri Feb 17
Icon of the event Learning Through Play
10:30 am - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 14
Sat Jan 21
Sat Jan 28
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 11
Icon of the event Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Come join us for stories, songs, crafts and movies. Children are to be accompanied by parent or guardian. Ages 18 months-5 yrs.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 10
Fri Mar 17
Fri Mar 24
Fri Mar 31
Icon of the event Family Literacy Day with Applefun Puppetry!
Thu Jan 26, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: McGregor Park

Celebrate Family Literacy Day with Applefun Puppetry! Join the chase for the Great Purple Whale on the high sea with this interactive program. Afterwards, everyone learns how to make a paper puppet to take home.

Icon of the event Play Group
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Drop-In to use our playroom set up for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 13
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Fri Feb 03
Fri Feb 10
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required. Limit of 15 babies per week.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 11
Wed Jan 18
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 08
Icon of the event Learning Through Play
10:30 am - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 03
Sat Dec 10
Sat Dec 17