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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

This program is for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. It consists of bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories. Registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 03
Wed Dec 10
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10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Eglinton Square

Favourite stories, finger plays, songs and verse for children with parents and caregivers. For ages 3-5 years. Registration begins Monday October 20, 2014. Call 416-396-3820 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 01
Icon of the event ROM Dinosaur Program
Sat Dec 13, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
North York Central Library

Turn the clock back 200 million years and walk with the dinosaurs. Learn about dino diets and self-defense. See fossilized dinosaurs bones and replicas of teeth, toe bones and hadrosaur skin. Make dinosaur crafts, including a...

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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

This program will include stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 21
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Wed Feb 18
Icon of the event Family Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Rhymes, songs and stories for children 6 years and under with parents/caregivers. Registration begins Dec. 3rd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 03
Sat Jan 10
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Sat Jan 31
Icon of the event Registration for Toddler Time
Wed Jan 14, 2015 | All Day
Port Union

In person registration begins on Wed. Jan. 14, 2015 at 10 a.m.

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

Toronto Public Library?s wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Eglinton Square

Favourite stories, finger plays, songs and verse for children with parents and caregivers. For ages 3-5 years. Registration begins Monday March 2, 2015. Call 416-396-3820 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 16
Mon Mar 23
Icon of the event Andrew
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

Andrew gets families moving and grooving with this action-packed performance. Kids will be on their feet, tying to keep up with all the wacky movements and calls and repeats. Free tickets available at the Children's desk sta...

Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Children 19 months to 5 years old will enjoy songs and stories in Cantonese. Registration begins Dec. 27th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24
Tue Mar 03