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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 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 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 02
Thu Apr 09
Thu Apr 16
Thu Apr 23
Thu Apr 30
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 Théâtre interactif - les contes de fées réinventés
Wed Jul 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Que se passe-t-il lorsqu'on prend un livre de contes de fées et qu'on le brasse un peu? Dans un spectacle interactif interprété par des comédiens improvisateurs chevronnées, mais mené par l'imaginaire des enfants, des contes ...

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Kick-Off!
Mon Jun 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Join us on Monday June 29th and register for the TD Summer Reading Club - read to win cool prizes throughout the summer. All ages, drop-in.

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

Stories, songs and ryhmes for children 19 months to 5 years old with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Apr 17th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
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 23 and Saturday May 30 from 2-3pm. All ages.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 23
Sat May 30
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: Baby Time
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Caregivers and their babies will enjoy tickling songs, bouncy rhymes and stories. After the storytime stay for "Living and Learning with Baby" in partnership with the Toronto Public Health. Please register. For babies birth t...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 06
Mon Apr 13
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04