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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event 400th anniversary of  Étienne Brûlé Journey of 1615.    Stories
Sat Sep 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

Hear the story of Turtle Island and Moon Woman's children. Learn about the Humber River and the trail near by; how it was shared eventually with the French newcomers and later the English....

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10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 31 months - 5 years with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot from Sept. 21 - Oct. 3. Child's library card required. Draw on Oct. 5.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Icon of the event Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Stories, songs, rhymes and crafts for children with parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 29
Sat Sep 05
Sat Sep 12
Sat Sep 19
Sat Sep 26
Icon of the event Ready for Reading Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Stories, songs and rhymes for children aged 0-5 years with their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 26
Sat Oct 03
Sat Oct 10
Sat Oct 17
Sat Oct 24
Icon of the event Readiness to Learn
9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

This program is for children 3 years old and their parents/caregivers. It includes activities that improve cognitive thinking, motor skills, socialization and independence to help children feel more confident when starting sc...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 28
Fri Sep 04
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
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1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Register for a 7 week program for caregivers and their baby, birth-13 months. Enjoy 30 mins of bounching rhymes, songs, stories and tickles. Guest speakers and topics include Lactation Consultant, Nutritionist, Massage Therap...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Fri Oct 16
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1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Math Fun will educate and encourage parents to work and play with their children in order to develop positive attitudes towards mathematics. Parents and children will participate together doing fun math activities. The sessio...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 01
Tue Sep 08
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Icon of the event Happy Holidays Family Storytime
Sat Dec 05, 2015 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Davenport

Join us in celebrating the Holidays with stories, songs and craft.

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2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 3-5 yrs and their caregivers. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Icon of the event Leading To Reading
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 23, 2014 - Tue Dec 15, 2015
Jane/Sheppard

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2014) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week at the library. Free program. Registration required.