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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Thu Sep 25, 2014 - Thu Jun 11, 2015
Davenport

Children, Grades 1 to 6, requiring help with reading, writing and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week....

Icon of the event Leading To Reading
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 23, 2014 - Tue Dec 15, 2015
Jane/Sheppard

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 Toddler 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 18 months to 30 months with their parents or caregivers. Register Jan. 5 - Jan. 17. Child's library card required. Draw Jan. 19.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Wed Feb 18
Icon of the event Holiday Stories and Songs
Wed Dec 17, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Palmerston

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....

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10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot Sept. 29 - Oct. 11. Child's library card required. Draw on ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 28
Tue Nov 04
Tue Nov 11
Tue Nov 18
Tue Nov 25
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 Jan. 5 - Jan. 17. Child's library card required. Draw on Jan. 19.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 29
Thu Feb 05
Thu Feb 12
Thu Feb 19
Icon of the event Sweet Signs / Baby Time
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bendale

Learn American Sign Language to help improve communication for infants 0-12 months and their caregiver. Join us to sign and sing together!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 31
Fri Nov 28
Fri Dec 26
Icon of the event More Holiday Stories and Songs
Wed Dec 17, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Palmerston

Come and join us for a special holiday storytime on the last day school! Stories, rhymes and songs for all children and their families. Drop-in. No registration required....

Icon of the event Ready for Reading Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

(19 months-5 years) Stories, songs and rhymes for children with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 29
Wed Nov 05
Icon of the event Family Literacy Day: Musical Fun with Lenny Graf!
Sat Jan 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bendale

Lenny Graf's dynamic and interactive musical show features songs from his popular videos seen on YTV's Tree House Channel. He has crafted some zany versions of classic radio hits, which invite kids of all ages to laugh and s...