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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

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.

Icon of the event Family Literacy Day: Musical Fun with Lenny Graf!
Sat Jan 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bendale

Lenny Graf's dynamic and interactive musical show features songs from his popular videos seen on YTV's Tree House Channel. He has crafted some zany versions of classic radio hits, which invite kids of all ages to laugh and s...

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7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Come dressed in your pajamas with your favourite teddy bear for some bedtime stories, songs, fingerplays, and rhymes. Drop-in for ages 2.5 and up.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 26
Wed Dec 03
Wed Dec 10
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10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 18 months to 30 months with their parents or caregivers. Register Sept. 29 - Oct. 11. Child's library card required. Draw Oct. 14.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 26
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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Stories, songs and rhymes for children and their caregivers. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Sat Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Icon of the event Leading to Reading Volunteers
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Volunteers needed, adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one hour per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library.

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10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 31 months - 5 years with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot from Sept. 29 - Oct. 11. Child's library card required. Draw on Oct. 14.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 27
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10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Stories, songs and tickling rhymes for babies and their caregivers! For children aged 1-18 months. To register please visit the branch or call 416-396-8890.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 12
Mon Jan 19
Mon Jan 26
Mon Feb 02
Mon Feb 09
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
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 Nov 26
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 25
Wed Mar 25
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot Jan. 5 - Jan. 17. Child's library card required. Draw on Ja...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 27
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24