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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Ready for Reading: Family Time
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and a craft to take home! All ages, drop into the children's department. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 04
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Icon of the event Family Drop-In
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

A drop-in service for children (from birth to age 6) and their parents/caregivers to meet others and play interactively in an early learning environment. Thursdays, 10 am to 12 pm. Families may arrive or leave at any time dur...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 12
Thu Mar 19
Thu Mar 26
Thu Apr 02
Thu Apr 09
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children 6 years old and under with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Mar 5th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 07
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Sat Jun 13, 2015
Bloor/Gladstone

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

Stories, songs and rhymes for ages 3 to 5 years. Registration begins Jan 12th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 09
Mon Mar 16
Mon Mar 23
Mon Mar 30
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!...

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 Mar 10
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Wychwood

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents and caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Icon of the event Fun with Reading and Writing
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bendale

This 6-week program will focus on the reading and writing skills of children as they work with their parents and staff in a fun learning environment. It is intended for children ages 3 to 6 years....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 10
Fri Apr 17
Fri Apr 24
Fri May 01
Fri May 08
Icon of the event Happy St. Patrick's Day Stories and Craft
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Palmerston

Join us for St. Patrick's Day stories, songs and craft! Be sure to wear green!...