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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Creepy, Weird & Strange!
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Magical, bizarre and frightful stories will make your skin crawl and boggle your mind. Play a mysterious game and test your courage! For the fearless ages 6 and up.

Icon of the event Pot o'Gold
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with stories, songs and rhymes about leprechauns, rainbows, and shamrocks. You never know, you might just win a pot of gold! For children ages 6 and up.

Icon of the event Together Time
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

A program for parents and caregivers with children birth - 6 years. The program will provide the opportunity to socialize and learn in an early learning environment. Painting, cut and paste, markers and crayons, play dough, b...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 10
Fri Feb 12
Wed Feb 17
Fri Feb 19
Wed Feb 24
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years old, with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Jan. 18th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 23
Tue Mar 01
Tue Mar 08
Tue Mar 15
Tue Mar 22
Icon of the event Family Story Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs, rhymes and a craft for children with their parents or caregivers. This program is for children up to 6 years old. Registration begins Jan. 18th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limite...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Sat Mar 12
Sat Mar 19
Icon of the event February Puppet Show and Craft
Fri Feb 26, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Parliament Street

Join us for a puppet show featuring "Petunia." Find out what she does to the book she finds. Then stay after the show to make your own craft!...

Icon of the event Math Fun
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Children 2-6 years old, will have the opportunity to learn about sorting, counting, measurement, number line, shapes and number recognition. This program is co-sponsored with Malvern Family Resource Centre. Registration begi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 11
Thu Feb 18
Thu Feb 25
Thu Mar 03
Thu Mar 10
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Join us for an evening storytime. Come in your pyjamas as we sing songs, recite rhymes and read bedtime stories. Suitable for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 11
Thu Feb 18
Thu Feb 25
Thu Mar 03
Thu Mar 10
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Jane/Dundas

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2015) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Saturdays at the library....

Icon of the event Toddler/Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs, rhymes and a craft for children with their parents or caregivers. For ages 19 months to 5 years old. Registration begins Dec. 15th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 22
Mon Feb 29