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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 25
Icon of the event Once Upon a Time at Bendale Library!
Sat Jan 23, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Bring the kids and your imaginations as we share some fantastic fairy tales and nursery rhymes. Come dressed as a princess, prince, queen, king, wizard or fairy and partake in activities promoting make-believe, reading and f...

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 21, 2015 - Sat Dec 12, 2015

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2015) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week....

Icon of the event Yorktown Family Services: Drop In
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Families & caregivers of children 0-6 years old can enjoy this free drop-in program. Explore a variety of activities, arts & crafts and circle time.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 02
Wed Dec 09
Wed Dec 16
Wed Dec 23
Wed Dec 30
Icon of the event Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader!
Sat Jan 23, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:45 pm

Is reading your super power? Celebrate Family Literacy Month superhero-style! Come to Yorkville dressed as a super hero or in your favourite superhero T-shirt. Listen to some stories, make your own super-crafts and take o...

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

(Birth-18 months) Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 07
Thu Jan 14
Thu Jan 21
Thu Jan 28
Thu Feb 04
Icon of the event Spanish Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below

Join us one Saturday per month for a special Spanish Storytime! Bring your children aged 2-7 to have fun and learn with stories, songs and rhymes....

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 28
Sat Dec 19
Sat Jan 30
Sat Feb 27
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below

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

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 02
Icon of the event Registration for Baby Time
Wed Jan 13, 2016 | All Day
Port Union

In person registration begins at 10 am. This is a 30 minute program and it will run for six weeks. The program consists of bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents ...

Icon of the event Storytime (in Cantonese)
Wed Feb 10, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Storytime in Cantonese is for ages 0-5 years. All are welcome.