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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Dr. De Soto Puppet Show
Mon Oct 19, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Dr. De Soto, a mouse dentist, copes with the toothaches of various animals except those with a taste for mice, until the day a fox comes to him in great pain. Based on the picture book by William Steig.

Icon of the event After School Stories and Games
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Humberwood

After school reading and fun activities for students grades 4 to 7. Registration is required. Sign up in person or call 416-394-5210.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
Tue Oct 20
Tue Oct 27
Icon of the event Bird Stories and Science
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about the nature of birds through stories and a craft. Drop-in after school.

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

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years old, with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Sept. 1st. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
Tue Oct 20
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 03
Icon of the event Halloween Party
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Listen to stories, make a monster mask and rock your costume. Drop-in after school.

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 Sep 10
Thu Sep 17
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Humberwood

Students Grades 1 to 6 requiring help with reading, homework, and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week on Saturdays. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Halloween Bedtime Spooky Storytime!
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Palmerston

A special spooky bedtime storytime for the entire family. Wear your Halloween costume or pyjamas and bring a cuddly friend! Bring a "scary" story too if you have one to share. Drop-in. No registration required....

Icon of the event More Holiday Stories and Songs!
Tue Dec 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Palmerston

Come and join us for a special holiday storytime after school! Stories, rhymes and songs for all children and their families. Drop-in. No registration required....

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Humberwood

Stories, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children and their caregivers. Ages 18 months to 3 years. Drop In. No Registration Required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Fri Oct 16
Fri Oct 23
Fri Oct 30