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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Ready for Reading: Baby Time
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy tickling rhymes, dancing songs and baby bounces with your 0-13 month old. Please register by calling 416-395-5980 or email ywkids@torontopubliclibrary.ca Stay after the program for an activity located in the Children?s ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Mon Sep 26
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 10
Icon of the event Ready for Reading: Toddler Time
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Parents and caregivers, come and read stories, sing songs and enjoy action rhymes with your toddler 14 months-3 years. Drop into the Children?s Department.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 20
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Icon of the event Winter Friendship Circle
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

A free 8 Week registered program for middle age children Focussing on building children's social skills. Pre-registration is required as spaces are limited. Please contact the branch or Marisa to confirm the exact age group. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Tue Nov 08
Icon of the event Spooky Halloween Family Time
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Dress up in your Halloween costume and enjoy a spooky puppet show! All ages welcome. Drop in. Groups of 10 or more please register.

Icon of the event STEM Preschool Storytime
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Join us for our first special STEM Storytime series. Listen to stories and songs, try simple fun hands-on experiments and concepts in science, technology, engineering and math. For children ages 3-5 with a caregiver. Parents...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 30
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Stories, songs and tickling rhymes for children 19 to 35 months and their caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 23
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 15
Thu Sep 22
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
All Day on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

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. Session times in...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Icon of the event Family Time with Early Years Centre
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

A two hour fun filled morning for the whole family. Rhymes, stories, finger plays and lots of playtime....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 07
Wed Sep 14
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
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