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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 Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 21, 2015 - Sat Dec 12, 2015

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2015) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week....

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 Spanish Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below

Join us one Saturday per month for a special Spanish Storytime! Bring your children aged 2-7 to have fun and learn with stories, songs and rhymes....

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 28
Sat Dec 19
Sat Jan 30
Sat Feb 27
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 Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

This fall, come join us for stories, rhymes and songs on Fridays 10:30-11:00 am. Suitable for families with children from birth-5 years and caregivers. Daycare groups are welcome. Please contact the branch for more informatio...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 04
Fri Dec 11
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 Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

A 6 week half-hour program of stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes for toddlers ages 19 months to 3 years of age and their parents or caregivers.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 25
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....