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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 Saturday Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for stories, songs and crafts!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 01
Sat Nov 08
Sat Nov 15
Sat Nov 22
Sat Nov 29
Icon of the event Leading to Reading Volunteers
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Volunteers needed, adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one hour per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library.

Icon of the event Registration for Toddler Time
Wed Jan 14, 2015 | All Day
Port Union

In person registration begins on Wed. Jan. 14, 2015 at 10 a.m.

Icon of the event Family Literacy Day: You've Got Mail
Sat Jan 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Yorkville

In celebration of Family Literacy Day, January 27th, come to the library to hear stories and make your own postcards to mail to friends and family. Register in person or by phone: 416-393-7660.

Icon of the event Ready for Reading  Preschool Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Favourite stories, songs, fingerplays and verse for children with parents or caregivers. For ages 3 to 5 years. In person registration on Thursday January 8 at 9am.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 13
Tue Jan 20
Tue Jan 27
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept 2014) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Happy Valentine's Day Family Storytime
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Palmerston

Join us in celebrating St. Valentine's Day with stories, songs and craft.

Icon of the event Halloween Bedtime Spooky Storytime!
Thu Oct 30, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Palmerston

Come and join us for a special, spooky bedtime storytime with Halloween stories, rhymes and songs for children and their families. Wear your Halloween costume or pyjamas and bring a cuddly friend! Drop-in. No registration req...

Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Children 19 months to 5 years old will enjoy songs and stories in Cantonese. Registration begins Dec. 27th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17