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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event STEM Storytime
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

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
Icon of the event Baby Time - PROGRAM IS FULL
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Our Fall 2016 Baby Time Program is full and we will not be able to accept any new participants. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Icon of the event Family Time: Halloween
Mon Oct 31, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Beaches

Come in costume and enjoy spooky stories and rhymes for this special Family Storytime....

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

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 03
Thu Nov 10
Thu Nov 17
Thu Nov 24
Icon of the event Preschool STEM Storytime: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Join us for a special four-week series introducing preschoolers to early STEM concepts through activities, stories and play. Drop-in, no registration is required to participate.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Icon of the event Fun with Numbers
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Children will start to recognize numbers by participating in different hands-on activities which may include number puzzles, counting toys, counting beads and flashcards. For children 2-6. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Toddler Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and more for toddlers 19-35 months and their parents/caregivers. Registration required. Please call 416-395-5966 or email janesheppard@torontopubliclibrary.ca.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Icon of the event Hallowe'en Story Time and Crafternoon!
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: College/Shaw

Join us for a special Halloween program! Fun filled afternoon with spooky stories and craft! Registration required. Call us at 416-393-7668 for more information!

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 19, 2016 - Fri Jun 30, 2017
Location: Jane/Sheppard

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, at a specified t...