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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children 6 years old and under with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Mar 5th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 07
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

Toronto Public Library's wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event Happy St. Patrick's Day Family Storytime
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Palmerston

Join us for St. Patrick's Day stories, songs and craft and learn Irish traditions! Be sure to wear green!...

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

Children 19 months to 5 years old will enjoy songs and stories in Cantonese. Registration begins Dec. 27th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24
Tue Mar 03
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Sat Jun 13, 2015
Richview

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 Ready For Reading - Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Maryvale

A half hour of stories, interactive songs, fingerplays and rhymes for children ages 2-5. Limited to 20 children and parents/caregivers. Registration begins Monday, January 5th.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 06
Fri Feb 13
Fri Feb 20
Fri Feb 27
Fri Mar 06
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19-35 months with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Mar 12th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 13
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Richview

Toronto Public Library's wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event Family Crafts and Stories
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Come and join us at Thorncliffe branch for an hour-long program of stories and crafts for children of all ages. Parents and care-givers welcome. For more information call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 21
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 21
Sat Apr 04