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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 31 months - 5 years with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot from Mar. 23 - April 4. Child's library card required. Draw on Apr. 7.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 23
Thu Apr 30
Thu May 07
Thu May 14
Thu May 21
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!...

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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 Asian Heritage Month Storytime - Urdu
Tue May 19, 2015 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Northern District

Come join us for a very special bilingual storytime in Urdu and English for Asian Heritage Month. Enjoy lots of stories and tales, and make a culturally inspired craft! Everyone is welcome, so come explore a new culture with ...

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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins June 2nd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 13
Mon Jul 20
Mon Jul 27
Mon Aug 10
Icon of the event Children's Classics and Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Yorkville

Come and listen to some classic children's stories and make a craft to take home. All ages. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 16
Sat Jun 13
Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month Storytime - Arabic
Sat May 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Northern District

Come join us for a very special bilingual storytime in Arabic and English for Asian Heritage Month. Enjoy lots of stories and tales, and make a culturally inspired craft! Everyone is welcome, so come explore a new culture wit...

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 Pyjama Time
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 29
Wed May 27
Wed Jun 24
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 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. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 17
Fri Jul 24
Fri Jul 31
Fri Aug 07
Fri Aug 14