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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 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 Children's Holiday Party
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am

For Children and their Families! Listen to some stories..Ho Ho Ho. Sing Some Songs...Fa La La. Make some ornaments...Jingle Jingle Jingle. Agincourt Library Meeting Room. No registration required.

Icon of the event Volunteers for Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Volunteers needed! Adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one or more hours per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library. Downsview's leading to reading pro...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 03
Thu Dec 10
Thu Dec 17
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 March Break Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop in, no registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 14
Tue Mar 15
Wed Mar 16
Icon of the event Wings of Discovery
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

This is a science-based program for children 2-6 years old. It will cover 8 projects such as a trip to my home, a trip to my community, a trip to the garden, a trip around the world, a trip with transportation, a trip to the...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 03
Thu Dec 10
Thu Dec 17
Icon of the event Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below

Stories, songs, rhymes and crafts for children with parents or caregivers. Drop in.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 09
Sat Jan 16
Sat Jan 23
Sat Jan 30
Sat Feb 06
Icon of the event Family Time with Early Learning Years
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

A two hour fun filled morning for the whole family. Rhymes, stories, finger plays and lots of playtime....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 02
Wed Dec 09
Wed Dec 16
Icon of the event Holiday Stories and Songs!
Wed Dec 16, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Come and join us for a special holiday storytime with books, rhymes and songs for all children and their families. Drop-in. No registration required....