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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Holiday Stories and Sing-along From Around the World
Thu Dec 22, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for a festive storytime before the last day of school with stories, rhymes and songs from around the world for all children and families! Drop-in. All are welcome....

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 06, 2016 - Tue Jun 27, 2017
Location: Mimico Centennial

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, at a specified t...

Icon of the event Family Literacy Day with Applefun Puppetry!
Thu Jan 26, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: McGregor Park

Celebrate Family Literacy Day with Applefun Puppetry! Join the chase for the Great Purple Whale on the high sea with this interactive program. Afterwards, everyone learns how to make a paper puppet to take home.

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Storyfire launches the Toronto Storytelling Festival with great storytelling events at venues across the city. For Toronto Public Library, Storyfire will see storytellers gather at four branches across the city to entertain a...

Icon of the event Hanukkah Party!
Fri Dec 16, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Wychwood

Celebrate Hanukkah with stories and fun! For children from birth to 6 years with parents and caregivers. Drop in.

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

Stories, songs, tickles and rhymes for babies ages 0 ? 24 months and their caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 14
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 Dec 09
Icon of the event Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Party!
Thu Dec 22, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Wychwood

Join us for some Christmas fun! Songs, rhymes and games! For children from birth to 6 years with parents and caregivers. Drop in.

Icon of the event Toddler Fun
10:15 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

A free interactive six week workshop on child development, nutrition, and early literacy for parents, caregivers and their children 15 to 30 months old....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 11
Wed Jan 18
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 08
Icon of the event Learning Together with Braeburn Ontario Early Years Centre
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Bring your 2 to 6 year old and join us for stories, songs, rhymes and a craft. Presented by Braeburn Ontario Early Years Centre. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 15
Thu Dec 22
Thu Dec 29