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Icon of the event Preschool STEM Storytime
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us for our first special STEM Storytime series. Listen to some fun stories and songs, then try some simple fun hands-on experiments and concepts in science, technology, engineering and math. For children ages 3-5 with a ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 22
Thu Aug 25
Mon Aug 29
Thu Sep 01
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Steeles

Favourite stories, finger plays, songs and verses for children aged 3-5 with parents or caregivers. Drop in, no registration.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Icon of the event Toddler Time and Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Stories, songs, rhymes and a craft for children with their parents or caregivers. For ages 19 months to 5 years old. Registration begins June 2nd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 04
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
Icon of the event Family Time: Let's Go WILD
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Families are invited to come out and go WILD at this "Ready for Reading" Storytime....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Icon of the event  Children's Author Visit: Jill Javelosa-Alvarez
Thu Jul 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bendale

Canadian children's author, Jill Javelosa-Alvarez, will help kids discover fun and interactive ways to learn one of the building blocks of reading and writing - our alphabet. Join us for an engaging afternoon of music, moveme...

Icon of the event Baby Time
10:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Songs, rhymes and stories for babies from 0-18 months and their caregivers. Drop in, no advance registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 20
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
11:30 am - 12:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years old, with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins June 3rd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 05
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 19
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 02
Icon of the event Aga Khan Museum's
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

As part of Aga Khan Museum's celebration of real and mythical animals that roam the pages of legends, tales, and fables, award-winning author and storyteller Catherine Graham will bring them to life....

Icon of the event Wild adventure with exotic animals.
Tue Aug 09, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Steeles

A unique experience and a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet exotic animals up close. Very hands-on, with opportunity to touch and learn about various African species. For ages 4 and up. First 40 children will be admitted...

Icon of the event Family Time
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Songs, rhymes and stories for children five years and under and their caregivers. Please register in advance at 416-393-7720. Registration begins September 6.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 22
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20