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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Wed Sep 28, 2016 - Wed Jun 14, 2017
Location: Northern District

Get extra help with your reading and writing. LTR is a literacy program for kids in grades 1-6. Kids are paired with a volunteer for one hour a week to practice their reading and writing skills. Sessions take place on Wednesd...

Icon of the event Sensory Baby Storytime Fridays
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for FREE Sensory Song and Storytime program where you and your baby (3 ? 18 months) and learn some sensory play, new songs and stories, a program facilitated by East York East Toronto Ontario Early Years Centre.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
11:30 am - 12:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years old, with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Aug 3rd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Icon of the event Holiday Stories and Sing-along
Thu Dec 22, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: Palmerston

Come and join us for a special holiday time with stories, rhymes and songs for all children and their families. Drop-in. No registration required....

Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Come and join us for stories, songs, crafts and movies. Children are to be accompanied by their parents or caregives. 18 months-5 years old.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Icon of the event Parent-Child Mother Goose Program
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Enjoy an hour of rhymes, songs and stories with your child! meet other parents too. Ages 0-24 months. Register by calling Maria at 647-449-0307.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Hallowe'en Special
Tue Oct 25, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Spooky Hallowe'en Fun! Wear your costume and join us for a howling good time. Missing this program would be a GRAVE mistake! Bring your...

Icon of the event Baby Time (0-9 months)
10:00 pm - 10:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Books, songs and rhymes.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Icon of the event Saturday Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Songs, stories, and rhymes for the whole family. Ages 0 - 6 years. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Icon of the event PJ Plus: Jewish Fun
10:30 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Learn about Jewish values through stories, music, arts, crafts and puppets. Wednesdays November 2 - December 21, 2016. For ages 18 months to 3 years. There is a fee for this program. To register please contact Adina Lipson at...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 02
Wed Nov 09
Wed Nov 16
Wed Nov 23
Wed Nov 30