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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Bedtime stories, songs and rhymes for children 0 to 5 and their parents/caregivers. Don't forget to wear your PJs!


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 15
Mon Aug 22
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
Icon of the event Phil the Magic Guy
Tue Aug 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Steeles

Come and enjoy a fast paced and engaging magic show with Phil the Magic guy. First 40 kids will be admitted. Tickets will be handed out starting at 1:30 p.m.

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

Join us in the Children's department for stories, fingerplays and actions songs for toddlers, age 19 to 36 months and their parents or caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Jul 31
Icon of the event WILD on the Beach : Summer Reading Club
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Join us for all kinds of WILD fun at the Beaches Library as part of the Summer Reading Club! Registration required (registration begins on Saturday, June 25th). Please bring your Summer Reading Club notebook to each of these ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 02
Tue Aug 09
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Songs, stories and rhymes for children 5 years and under with their parents and caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 01
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Mon Aug 22
Mon Aug 29
Icon of the event Learning Through Play
10:30 am - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Co-sponsored program with Heart Beatz - Cliffcrest Community Centre. Drop in activities include pre-reading, arts and crafts.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 10
Sat Sep 17
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Icon of the event Wild adventure with exotic animals.
Tue Aug 09, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Steeles

A unique experience and a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet exotic animals up close. Very hands-on, with opportunity to touch and learn about various African species. For ages 4 and up. First 40 children will be admitted...

Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Steeles

Favourite stories, finger plays, songs and verses for children aged 3-5 with parents or caregivers. Drop in, no registration.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Mon Sep 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