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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading To Reading
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 24, 2013 - Tue Jun 09, 2015
Mimico Centennial

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. After school Tuesdays.

Icon of the event Pajama Storytime
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Join library staff for bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays every Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m. Drop-in program for families with children 2 ½ and up. Program runs from February 4th to March 11th. In the Story Hour R...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Wed Feb 18
Wed Feb 25
Wed Mar 04
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 Preschool Time (3 - 5 years)
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Wychwood

Favourite stories, finger plays, songs, and rhymes for children with parents and caregivers. For 3-5 years. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 02
Mon Feb 09
Mon Feb 23
Icon of the event Family Storytime (0 to 5 years)
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Wychwood

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 21
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 21
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
Tue Feb 24
Tue Mar 03
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Wychwood

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies with parents and caregivers. For children from birth to 18 months. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 16
Thu Apr 23
Thu Apr 30
Thu May 07
Thu May 14
Icon of the event Will you be my Valentine?
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Join us for a special Valentine's Day Family Storytime on Saturday February 14th from 2-3pm.

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

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19-35 months with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Mar 12th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 13
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Icon of the event Meet Children's Author Andrew Larsen  -
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

Award-winning Canadian children's author Andrew Larsen will present and read from his new picture book "Charlie's Dirt Day" (December, 2014), the sequel to "Bye, Bye, Butterflies" (2012)....