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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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

Share some of the very best stories, rhymes, songs and verse. Learn how to lay a solid foundation for your child's future love of reading and learning. Be sure to take home great books for bedtime reading all week long. Drop ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03
Wed Aug 10
Wed Aug 17
Icon of the event Family Time: Wild
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Elmbrook Park

Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 02
Tue Aug 09
Tue Aug 16
Tue Aug 23
Icon of the event Spooky Halloween Family Time
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Dress up in your Halloween costume and enjoy a spooky puppet show! All ages welcome. Drop in. Groups of 10 or more please register.

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11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Celebrate summer with stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Registration is not required, but space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03
Wed Aug 10
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies 0-18 months and their caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Fri Aug 19
Fri Aug 26
Icon of the event Summer Leading to Reading
9:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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. Morning sessions available: 9:30am and 10:30am. Participants must re...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 30
Sat Aug 06
Sat Aug 13
Sat Aug 20
Icon of the event Mud Puddle Puppet Show
Wed Sep 07, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

What happens when an aggressive mud puddle keeps dirtying your clothes? Jule Ann's mother just doesn't understand. But Jule Ann will get the better of the mud puddle in the end. Drop-in. All children.

Icon of the event Family Time with Early Literacy Program
Ongoing event running from Wed Jun 29, 2016 - Wed Dec 28, 2016
Location: Woodview Park

A fun and educational program for children 0-6 years of age and their caregivers. Program includes parent support, creative arts, stories, music and playtime fun. Join us Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Co...

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

Enjoy Amazing Tails on Mondays, July 18 - August 15 from 2:00pm-3:00pm. Enjoy different activities each week including crafts, puppet shows, scavenger hunts, bingo, storytime and more! Ages 0-5. Drop in. Groups of 10 or more ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with parents or caregivers. Drop in


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Thu Aug 11