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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Stories, songs and rhymes for children aged 0-5 years with their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
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9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

This program is for children 3 years old and their parents/caregivers. It includes activities that improve cognitive thinking, motor skills, socialization and independence to help children feel more confident when starting sc...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Wed Sep 28, 2016 - Wed Jun 14, 2017
Location: Northern District

Get extra help with your reading and writing. LTR is a literacy program for kids in grades 1-6. Kids are paired with a volunteer for one hour a week to practice their reading and writing skills. Sessions take place on Wednesd...

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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Stories, songs and tickling rhymes...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 10
Thu Nov 17
Thu Nov 24
Thu Dec 01
Thu Dec 08
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
11:30 am - 12:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years old, with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Aug 3rd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
All Day on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Leading to Reading is a free program for children Grades 1-6 in need of extra support in reading and writing. Children are matched with a volunteer, who will work with them one-on-one for one hour every week. The program runs...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Sat Oct 01
Thu Oct 06
Sat Oct 08
Thu Oct 13
Icon of the event Holiday Stories and Sing-along
Thu Dec 22, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: Palmerston

Come and join us for a special holiday time with stories, rhymes and songs for all children and their families. Drop-in. No registration required....

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10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Come and join us for stories, songs, crafts and movies. Children are to be accompanied by their parents or caregives. 18 months-5 years old.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Share some of the very best stories, rhymes, songs and verse!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Icon of the event Family Time: Halloween
Mon Oct 31, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Richview

Dress up in your Halloween costume and join us for slightly spooky stories, songs, and rhymes!...