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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Is your child between Grades 1 and 6? Does your child need extra help to improve their reading skills? If so, then please join us for free hourly one on one individualized sessions with volunteers. Space is limited, please re...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 28
Wed Jul 05
Wed Jul 12
Wed Jul 19
Wed Jul 26
Icon of the event Summer Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us for a weekly summer storytime in July on Fridays at 10:30am. For children 0-5 with their families and caregivers. Siblings are welcome. Stories, songs, puppets, rhymes, parachute games, bubbles, shakers and more....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Icon of the event Ready for Reading Preschool Storytime
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Rhymes, stories and songs for preschoolers (0 to 5yrs) and their caregivers


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 25
Icon of the event Read to Me
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Enjoy an afternoon of stories and crafts with your little one. Drop-in program. For ages 0-5. Daycares and large groups please call 416-396-8964.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Icon of the event Cantonese Storytime
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 5 years with their parents and caregivers. Registration begins Aug. 12th. Register in person or by calling 416-396-8979


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 12
Tue Sep 19
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Icon of the event Surprise Bags
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Come and see what you can make with the items in your bag. Everyone will have the opportunity to share their ?creation? with the group through show and tell. This program is co-sponsored with Malvern Family Resource Centre. D...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 10
Mon Jul 17
Mon Jul 24
Mon Jul 31
Mon Aug 14
Icon of the event Rainbow Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:35 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Stories, songs, and crafts to celebrate all kinds of families and all gender-fabulous children!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 30
Icon of the event Fun with Phonics
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

A program where children will begin to learn the basic sounds of the alphabet.This program is co-sponsored with Malvern Family Resource Centre. DROP-IN PROGRAM. Please call 416-281-1376 ext. 0 for more information. Age 3 ? 6 ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 05
Wed Jul 12
Wed Jul 26
Wed Aug 02
Wed Aug 09
Icon of the event Puppet Show: Nanabozho & the Raccoon
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for this traditional Indigenous trickster tale from Turtle Island....

Icon of the event Preschool Stay and Play
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Join us every week for a special storytime just for children 3 - 5 years old. Listen to stories, participate in activities, and make a craft to take home!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 03
Mon Jul 10
Mon Jul 17
Mon Jul 24
Mon Jul 31