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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2016) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Tuesday or Thursday at the library. Session start times are: 4pm, 5pm, 6pm or 7pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 20
Thu Sep 22
Tue Sep 27
Thu Sep 29
Tue Oct 04
Icon of the event Toddler Time and Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Stories, songs, rhymes and a craft for children with their parents or caregivers. For ages 19 months to 5 years old. Registration begins Aug. 8th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Mon Sep 26
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Icon of the event Babytime
9:25 am - 9:55 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

Stories, songs, fingerplays, bouncing and tickling rhymes for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 02
Fri Sep 09
Fri Sep 16
Fri Sep 23
Fri Sep 30
Icon of the event Turkey Trot Thanksgiving Storytime
Tue Oct 04, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Wychwood

You do the turkey trot and you turn yourself around. That's what it's all about!...

Icon of the event Witchy Wychwood Halloween Party
Tue Oct 25, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Wychwood

Celebrate Halloween with stories, music and fun! Come in costume. Drop in. For children ages 5 and under with their caregivers.

Icon of the event Toddler Time 2
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Wychwood

Stories, songs and rhymes for children ages 19 months - 3 years with their parents/caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Share some of the very best stories, rhymes, songs and verse. Learn how to lay a solid foundation for your child's future love of reading and learning. Be sure to take home great books for bedtime reading all week long. Drop ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event Preschool STEM Storytime
10:00 am - 10:40 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

It's never too early to start having fun with STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math! Join other High Park Mini Scientists in a new interactive storytime series for kids ages 3-6 years old and their parents/caregiver...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 03
Thu Nov 10
Thu Nov 17
Thu Nov 24
Icon of the event Play Reading Group
Sat Sep 17, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Like reading aloud? Enjoy theatre? Join us for a free Community Play-Reading Group! This month's reading will be from...

Icon of the event Family Time
11:15 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 05
Sat Nov 12
Sat Nov 19
Sat Nov 26
Sat Dec 03