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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Once Upon a Time at Bendale Library!
Sat Jan 23, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Bring the kids and your imaginations as we share some fantastic fairy tales and nursery rhymes. Come dressed as a princess, prince, queen, king, wizard or fairy and partake in activities promoting make-believe, reading and f...

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 21, 2015 - Sat Dec 12, 2015

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2015) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week....

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Join us for a special Puppet Show and storytime at the library!...

Icon of the event Spanish Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below

Join us one Saturday per month for a special Spanish Storytime! Bring your children aged 2-7 to have fun and learn with stories, songs and rhymes....

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 28
Sat Dec 19
Sat Jan 30
Sat Feb 27
Icon of the event Babytime #1
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
High Park

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents and caregivers....

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 19
Tue Jan 26
Tue Feb 02
Tue Feb 09
Tue Feb 16
Icon of the event Family Literacy Day Pajama Time + craft!
Wed Jan 27, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

January 27 is Family Literacy Day in Canada! Celebrate with us with a special Pajama Time program, and make a craft to take home!...

Icon of the event Pajama Time
6:30 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Elmbrook Park

Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children, 18 months to 5 years and their caregivers. Please register starting October 27 in person or by phone by calling 416-394-5290.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 02
Wed Dec 09
Wed Dec 16
Icon of the event Green Day at the Library!
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Celebrate all things Green in honour of St. Patrick's Day!...

Icon of the event Wings of Discovery
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

This is a science-based program for children 2-6 years old. It will cover 8 projects such as a trip to my home, a trip to my community, a trip to the garden, a trip around the world, a trip with transportation, a trip to the...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 03
Thu Dec 10
Thu Dec 17
Icon of the event Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below

Stories, songs, rhymes and crafts for children with parents or caregivers. Drop in.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 09
Sat Jan 16
Sat Jan 23
Sat Jan 30
Sat Feb 06