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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Fun with Reading and Writing
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bendale

This 6-week program will focus on the reading and writing skills of children as they work with their parents and staff in a fun learning environment. It is intended for children ages 3 to 6 years....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 10
Fri Apr 17
Fri Apr 24
Fri May 01
Fri May 08
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Sat Jun 13, 2015
Northern District

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2014) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week at the library. Free program. Registration required.

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

Stories, songs and ryhmes for children 19 months to 5 years old with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Apr 17th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
Icon of the event Njacko Backo
Tue Jul 28, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Musique et contes d'Afrique avec Njacko Backo. L'inscription n'est pa nécessaire....

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

Stories, songs, finger rhymes and more for toddlers 19-35 months and their caregivers. You may choose a session from 10:00-10:30 am OR 11:00-11:30 am....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 07
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
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 Apr 09
Thu Apr 16
Thu Apr 23
Thu Apr 30
Thu May 07
Icon of the event Baby Time 2
Tue Apr 14, 2015 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
High Park

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents and caregivers....

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 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 Time
11:15 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
High Park

Saturday Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 04
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02