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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Family Time with Early Learning Years
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

A two hour fun filled morning for the whole family. Rhymes, stories, finger plays and lots of playtime....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 06
Wed Jul 13
Wed Jul 20
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03
Icon of the event Babytime 1: Birth to 9 Months (FULL)
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Stories, songs, and lap rhymes for babies and their caregivers. Registration is required. This program is full.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 09
Mon May 16
Mon May 30
Icon of the event Wings of Discovery
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

This science-based program for young children covers eight experiences: trip to my home, trip to my community, trip to the garden, trip around the world, trip with transportation, trip to the grocery store, trip under the sur...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 13
Fri May 20
Fri May 27
Fri Jun 03
Fri Jun 10
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Join us at Beaches Branch for bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from Birth to 18 months with their parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 11
Icon of the event Saturday Storytime and Craft
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Join us in the children's department for stories, songs, and a craft to take home each week. No registration is required. Most appropriate for children ages 2 to 6.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 07
Sat May 14
Sat May 21
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 04
Icon of the event Leading To Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 21, 2015 - Mon Jun 06, 2016
Location: 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 Babytime 2: 10 months to 18 months
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Stories, songs, and lap rhymes for babies and their caregivers. Registration is required. Call the branch anytime from April 4 to April 8 to put your name down for the program (416-393-7700). If we have too many registrants,...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 13
Fri May 20
Fri May 27
Fri Jun 03
Icon of the event Summer Friendship Circle
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

A free 4 Week registered program for middle age children Focussing on building children's social skills. Pre-registration is required as spaces are limited. Please contact the branch or Marisa to confirm the exact age group. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 05
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 19
Tue Jul 26
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Stories, fingerplays and actions songs for toddlers, age 19 to 3 years old and their parents or caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 12
Icon of the event Toddler Time
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Stories and songs for toddlers with their caregivers. No registration is required: drop-in to the children's department on the second floor.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 10
Tue May 17
Tue May 24
Tue May 31