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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Sensory Baby Storytime Fridays
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for FREE Sensory Song and Storytime program where you and your baby (3 – 18 months) and learn some sensory play, new songs and stories, a program facilitated by East York East Toronto Ontario Early Years Centre.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Thu Sep 22, 2016 - Thu Jun 08, 2017
Location: Davenport

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, on Thursday even...

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 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....

Icon of the event Family Time
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
Icon of the event STEM Storytime
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

It is never too early to start having fun with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Nov 06
Sun Nov 13
Sun Nov 20
Sun Nov 27
Icon of the event Family Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children 19 months to 5 years old with their parents or caregivers. Please call 416-393-7783 or register in person. Registration begins Mon Oct 3, 2016 @ 9am


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Tue Nov 08
Tue Nov 15
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Stories and songs for children of all ages and their caregivers. Every Wednesday evening from 7-7:30 p.m. No registration required, just drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Icon of the event Tree Decorating Party and Storytime
Sat Dec 03, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays during Family Storytime, and then help us decorate the Library's Tree. Make an ornament for our tree, and then make another one to take home....

Icon of the event Baby Time 1
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for an interactive early literacy course. Sessions include stories, rhymes, tickles, bounces and much more. For parent/caregiver and babies from birth to 18 months....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 04
Fri Nov 11
Fri Nov 25