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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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

Stories,songs,rhymes & a craft for toddlers 18 - 36 months old with a caregiver....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 28
Fri Dec 05
Fri Dec 12
Fri Dec 19
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Sat Jun 13, 2015
Bloor/Gladstone

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2014) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event ROM Dinosaur Program
Sat Dec 13, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
North York Central Library

Turn the clock back 200 million years and walk with the dinosaurs. Learn about dino diets and self-defense. See fossilized dinosaurs bones and replicas of teeth, toe bones and hadrosaur skin. Make dinosaur crafts, including a...

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1:30 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Dawes Road

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies with parents and caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 14
Wed Jan 21
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Icon of the event Holiday Storytime
Sat Dec 20, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Bloor/Gladstone

Enjoy singing along to some favourite seasonal songs and creating a Christmas craft as we wish you a happy holiday season.

Icon of the event Celebrate Nikolaus!
Sat Dec 06, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Runnymede

Have you been good this year? Nikolaus knows! For German children, the tradition of cleaning your shoes before Nikolaus visits is very important because if your shoes are dirty, where will Nikolaus put the presents? Will you ...

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Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

Toronto Public Library’s wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event Andrew
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

Andrew gets families moving and grooving with this action-packed performance. Kids will be on their feet, tying to keep up with all the wacky movements and calls and repeats. Free tickets available at the Children's desk sta...

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10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Forest Hill

A free interactive six week workshop on child development, nutrition, and early literacy for parents, caregivers and their children 18 months to 3 years old....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 27
Thu Jan 29
Tue Feb 03
Thu Feb 05
Tue Feb 10
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Dawes Road

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 16
Fri Jan 23
Fri Jan 30
Fri Feb 06
Fri Feb 13