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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Once Upon a Time at the Library - Family Literacy Month Event
Sat Jan 09, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Dream big - Read! Help us celebrate Family Literacy Month at the library. Join us for some songs, stories, activities and crafts with a Fairy Tale theme. Drop in, no registration required.

Icon of the event  Applefun Puppet Show - Robin Hood and the Dragon
Sun Jan 17, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate Family Literacy Month with Robin Hood and the Dragon. Join Applefun Puppetry for 45-minutes of puppet show fun. Oh no! The Sheriff has stolen the money! The best way to get it back? A dancing contest of course! Aft...

Icon of the event Children's Holiday Party
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am

For Children and their Families! Listen to some stories..Ho Ho Ho. Sing Some Songs...Fa La La. Make some ornaments...Jingle Jingle Jingle. Agincourt Library Meeting Room. No registration required.

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Fri Sep 18, 2015 - Thu Jun 09, 2016
Annette Street

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2015) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Tuesday or Thursday at the library....

Icon of the event Math Fun
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Children 2-6 years old, will have the opportunity to learn about sorting, counting, measurement, number line, shapes and number recognition. This program is co-sponsored with Malvern Family Resource Centre. Registration begi...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 07
Thu Jan 14
Thu Jan 21
Thu Jan 28
Icon of the event Learning Together with Braeburn Ontario Early Years Centre
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Bring your 2 to 6 year old and join us for stories, songs, rhymes and a craft. Presented by Braeburn Ontario Early Years Centre. Drop-in only.

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 08
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 05
Icon of the event Make the Connection with Toronto Public Health
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

A free program for parents and babies from birth to 12 months. Learn more about connecting with your baby in ways that make your baby feel loved, and promote language and learning. For more info or to register, call Cindy (P...

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 28
Wed Nov 04
Wed Nov 18
Wed Nov 25
Wed Dec 02
Icon of the event Toddler/Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories songs and rhymes for children with the parents or caregivers. For ages 19 months to 5 years old. Registration begins Dec. 15th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 18
Mon Jan 25
Mon Feb 01
Icon of the event Halloween Spook-tacular Storytime
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Wear your Halloween costumes and join us for some scary stories, creepy songs and rhymes and terrifying crafts at this special holiday Saturday Family Storytime -- if you dare!

Icon of the event Junction Family Resource Centre @ Annette Street Library
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Parents and caregivers can bring their children to the Junction Family Resource Centre program here at Annette Street Library for:...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 13
Thu Oct 15
Tue Oct 20
Thu Oct 22
Tue Oct 27