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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Location: Jane/Dundas

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2015) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Saturdays at the library....

Icon of the event Mini Scientists
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Listen to stories, participate in experiments, and learn something new! Each month we will discover a different science related theme! For children ages 3-5 with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 02
Icon of the event Volunteering for Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Location: Jane/Dundas

Volunteers needed! Adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one or more hours per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library. Our Leading to Reading program run...

Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Stories, songs, and tickling rhymes for babies and their caregivers. Please register with staff, in person or by phone.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 26
Icon of the event Together Time
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

A program for parents and caregivers with children birth - 6 years. The program will provide the opportunity to socialize and learn in an early learning environment. Painting, cut and paste, markers and crayons, play dough, b...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 06
Fri Jul 08
Wed Jul 13
Fri Jul 15
Wed Jul 20
Icon of the event Together Time
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

A program for parents and caregivers with children birth - 6 years. The program will provide the opportunity to socialize and learn in an early learning environment. Painting, cut and paste, markers and crayons, play dough, b...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 27
Wed Jun 01
Fri Jun 03
Wed Jun 08
Fri Jun 10
Icon of the event Father's Day Family Storytime
Sat Jun 18, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Palmerston

Join us in celebrating Father's Day with stories, songs and craft. All children and their families are welcome. No registration.

Icon of the event Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Join us for Saturday morning stories and songs! Drop-in, no registration required. For more information, please call the branch at 416-395-5750.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 04
Sat Jun 11
Sat Jun 18
Sat Jun 25
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 07
Tue Jun 14
Tue Jun 21
Icon of the event Heure du conte/ French storytime
6:45 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Venez-vous joindre à nous pour une série speciale de l'heure du conte en français pour les enfants de 4 à 8 ans et leur famille. / Join us this spring for a special French storytime for children ages 4 to 8 and their families...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 06
Mon Jun 13