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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event New Year's @ Noon
Sat Dec 31, 2016 | 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Can't stay up till midnight to ring in the New Year? Join us for a special storytime at the library and countdown to noon!...

Icon of the event Toddler Time *PROGRAM IS FULL*
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Our Fall 2016 Toddler Time Program is full and we will not be able to accept any new participants. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

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


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 21
Tue Feb 28
Tue Mar 07
Tue Mar 14
Tue Mar 21
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Stories, songs, fingerplays, bouncing and tickling rhymes for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Thu Dec 22
Icon of the event Parent-Child Mother Goose
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Join us with your babies or young children and enjoy a morning of rhymes, songs, and stories. Birth to 18 months. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 05
Mon Dec 12
Mon Dec 19
Icon of the event An Evening of Readings with the Parliament Street Branch Writers Group
Mon Dec 12, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Parliament Street

All are welcome to an evening of themed readings by the Parliament Street Library Writers Group. No registration is required - just show up, sit back and enjoy the work of some great local authors!...

Icon of the event Family Literacy Month: Chinese New Year Storytime
Sat Jan 14, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Sanderson

Celebrate the Year of the Rooster and Family Literacy Month with a special storytime and craft....

Icon of the event Family Time
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us every Saturday in the Children's Dept for Family Time! Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and a make a small craft to take home. Drop into the Children's Dept, no registration required. Recommended for ages 0-6 years old.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 18
Sat Feb 25
Sat Mar 04
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Stories, fingerplays and songs for babies birth to 18 months and their parents or caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Icon of the event Spectacle de magie / Magic show in French
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Dans un spectacle hautement interactif que vous ne serez pas prĂȘt d'oublier, vous tomberez sous le charme du seul et unique Jean Deshaies. Les groups de 10 et plus doivent appeler le 416-395-5980 pour s'inscrire....