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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 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 French Story Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Children 5-10 years old will listen to stories and songs in French. Registration begins June 8th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 08
Sat Aug 15
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 age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins June 2nd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 13
Mon Jul 20
Mon Jul 27
Mon Aug 10
Icon of the event La danse du jongleur
Mon Jul 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

La danse du jongleur est un mélange parfait de musique, comédie et jonglerie! Ce spectacle interactif est parfait pour faire connaitre aux tout-petits le monde merveilleux des arts de performance....

Icon of the event Njacko Backo
Tue Jul 28, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Musique et contes d'Afrique avec Njacko Backo. L'inscription n'est pas nécessaire....

Icon of the event Celebrate Asian Heritage Month
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Come and celebrate Asian Heritage Month with us by enjoying traditional Kamishibai stories and make a special craft to take home on Saturday May 16 and Saturday May 23 from 2-3pm. All ages.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 23
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years old, with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins June 16th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04
Icon of the event Fun with Shapes
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Children 2-6 years old will be introduced to a variety of shapes in a fun learning environment. Registration begins June 1st. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 03
Fri Jul 10
Fri Jul 17
Fri Jul 24
Fri Jul 31
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for stories, songs and crafts!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 08
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 05