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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Dr. De Soto Puppet Show
Mon Oct 19, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Dr. De Soto, a mouse dentist, copes with the toothaches of various animals except those with a taste for mice, until the day a fox comes to him in great pain. Based on the picture book by William Steig.

Icon of the event Family Time (Birth to 5 years)
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children ages 5 and under with parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 05
Wed Aug 12
Wed Aug 19
Icon of the event Registration for Baby Time
Wed Sep 16, 2015 | All Day
Port Union

In person registration begins at 10 am. This is a 30 minute program and it will run for six weeks. The program consists of bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents ...

Icon of the event Storytime at Gibson Park
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Join us for an evening of stories, songs and rhymes. This storytime will take place for four evenings in Gibson Park, in association with Gibson House Museum....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 06
Thu Aug 13
Thu Aug 20
Thu Aug 27
Icon of the event Summer Family Time!
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Elmbrook Park

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers. Registration begins June 30 in person or by phone by calling 416-394-5290.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 04
Tue Aug 11
Icon of the event Create and Educate
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

This interactive, drop-in program is presented by Ontario Early Years' staff. The program is designed for families and their children ages 0-6 years. Each week will focus on developing creativity and imagination through var...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 10
Mon Aug 17
Icon of the event Family Time (Birth to 5 years)
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children ages 5 and under with parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 05
Wed Aug 12
Wed Aug 19
Icon of the event Ready for Reading: Family Time
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and a craft to take home! All ages, drop into the children's department. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 01
Sat Aug 08
Sat Aug 15
Sat Aug 22
Sat Aug 29
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.

Icon of the event Pajama Time
6:30 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Elmbrook Park

Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children, 18 months to 5 years and their caregivers. Please register starting October 27 in person or by phone by calling 416-394-5290.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 04
Wed Nov 11
Wed Nov 18
Wed Nov 25