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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Join us for an evening storytime. Come in your pyjamas as we sing songs, recite rhymes and read bedtime stories. Suitable for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 16
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Wed Oct 07
Wed Oct 14
Icon of the event Get Ready for Halloween
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Join us for scary stories, songs and a craft. Age 4 and up. Wear your costume if you wish. Register at the Library or call, 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 19 months to 35 months and their caregivers. To register visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Wed Oct 28
Wed Nov 04
Wed Nov 11
Icon of the event Marshmallow Tales by the Campfire
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join us on four Tuesday nights in July and August and one in September for tales by the campfire at Palmerston Library. Bring your blanket, sleeping bag, teddy, PJs! We will have some stories and camp songs to share, and you ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 01
Icon of the event Preschool Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 3-5 yrs and their caregivers. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Icon of the event Wings of Discovery
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

This is a science-based program for children 2-6 years old. It will cover 8 projects such as a trip to my home, a trip to my community, a trip to the garden, a trip around the world, a trip with transportation, a trip to the...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 10
Thu Sep 17
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Icon of the event Halloween Bedtime Spooky Storytime!
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Palmerston

A special spooky bedtime storytime for the entire family. Wear your Halloween costume or pyjamas and bring a cuddly friend! Bring a "scary" story too if you have one to share. Drop-in. No registration required....

Icon of the event Christmas Tree Craft
Sat Dec 05, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Join us for a fun hour of crafts (and a story)! Make a Christmas craft to hang on our tree or take home (if you wish). For children of all ages. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Children Grades 1 to 6 requiring help with reading, homework, and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Icon of the event PJ Plus - Parent and Me Jewish Fun
10:30 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

A 10 week parent/tot program of hands on Jewish fun! PJ Library stories, music 'n movin', arts and crafts, puppets for you and your child to have an educationally fun experience while embracing Jewish values....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12