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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Sat Jun 13, 2015
Bloor/Gladstone

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2014) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Pajama Storytime
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Join library staff for bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays every Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m. Drop-in program for families with children 2 ½ and up. Program runs from February 4th to March 11th. In the Story Hour R...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 11
Icon of the event Leading To Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 08, 2015
Gerrard/Ashdale

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2014) requiring help with reading, homework and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. Free program. Registration required.

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 Multilingual Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Dufferin/St.Clair

Please join local authors and hear them read children stories in their Heritage Language, then translated into English. In celebration of Rainbow Caterpillar Multilingual Kid Lit Award. Ages 6 - 12.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Icon of the event Japanese Kamishibai Stories and Asian Craft
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Bring the family and celebrate Asian Heritage Month by listening to captivating Japanese Kamishibai tales and by making your own Asian craft!...

Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for ages 3 to 5 years. Registration begins Jan 12th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 09
Mon Mar 16
Mon Mar 23
Mon Mar 30
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10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

This is a one hour program. A half hour of bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. During the second half hour a Toronto Public Health nurse will p...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 25
Wed Apr 01
Wed Apr 08
Wed Apr 15
Wed Apr 22
Icon of the event Toddler/Preschool Storytime (19 months to 5 years)
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Yorkville

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years with their parents or caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 09
Icon of the event Leading To Reading
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Dufferin/St.Clair

Children Grades 1 to 6 requiring help with reading, homework, and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week - Mondays. Free program. Registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 09
Mon Mar 16
Mon Mar 23
Mon Mar 30
Mon Apr 06