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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Ready for Reading Family Time
9:30 am - 10:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

(19 months-5 years) Stories, songs and rhymes for children with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Wed Feb 18
Wed Feb 25
Icon of the event Thrilling Tales: A Storytime for Adults
1:30 pm - 2:25 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Love a good story? Sit back, relax and escape from the everyday as we bring you gripping short stories and oral tales. Just bring ears, imagination, and less than an hour of your time....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 12
Thu Mar 12
Thu Apr 09
Thu May 14
Icon of the event Sing & Spell with Cindy Cook from Polka Dot Door
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Albion

Cindy Cook from Polka Dot Door will be here to entertain and show children of all ages that reading is fun through the use of puppets, songs, spelling games, riddles and dancing! All ages welcome. Drop-in only. No registra...

Icon of the event Toddler Fun
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Forest Hill

A free interactive six week workshop on child development, nutrition, and early literacy for parents, caregivers and their children 18 months to 3 years old....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 27
Thu Jan 29
Tue Feb 03
Thu Feb 05
Tue Feb 10
Icon of the event Let's Get Started
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Dufferin/St.Clair

A free program for parents / caregivers and their children (1-6 years of age) who need additional developmental support. Get support and information from a variety of professionals. Learn ways to support your child's developm...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Mon May 18
Icon of the event La Demi-Heure du Conte/French Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

Venez vous amuser avec des courtes histoires, des comptines, et des chansons en français. Pour les enfants 3 ans à 5 ans. Aucune inscription requise!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 29
Thu Feb 05
Thu Feb 12
Thu Feb 19
Thu Feb 26
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

This program will include stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Wed Feb 18
Wed Feb 25
Icon of the event Meet Children's Author Andrew Larsen  -
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

Award-winning Canadian children's author Andrew Larsen will present and read from his new picture book "Charlie's Dirt Day" (December, 2014), the sequel to "Bye, Bye, Butterflies" (2012)....

Icon of the event Family Literacy Day: Musical Fun with Lenny Graf!
Sat Jan 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bendale

Lenny Graf's dynamic and interactive musical show features songs from his popular videos seen on YTV's Tree House Channel. He has crafted some zany versions of classic radio hits, which invite kids of all ages to laugh and s...

Icon of the event French Storytime: Heure du Conte
6:45 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us for an evening of stories, songs and more in French. For ages 7-10. Registration begins January 5, 2015. To register or for more information please call 416-395-5750.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24
Tue Mar 03