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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 Ready for Reading: Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Caregivers and their toddlers will enjoy action rhymes, songs and stories. Drop in. For toddlers ages 13 months to 3 years old. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 23
Thu Apr 30
Thu May 07
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10:15 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for children 5 years and under with their parents/caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 05
Wed Aug 12
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 25
Sat May 02
Sat May 09
Sat May 16
Sat May 23
Icon of the event Preschool Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 3-5 years with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins June 2nd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 02
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
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 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
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 Marshmallow Tales by the Campfire
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join us on four Tuesday nights in July and August and one in September for tales by the campfire at Palmerston Library. Bring your blanket, sleeping bag, teddy, PJs! We will have some stories and camp songs to share, and you ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 18
Icon of the event Fun with Reading and Writing
10:30 am - 12:00 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 24
Fri May 01
Fri May 08
Fri May 15