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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Learning Through Play
10:00 am - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 18
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 01
Sat Aug 08
Icon of the event Kindergarten Readiness-Ontario Early Years Centre
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

(Ages 3-4) Children participate in small group learning experiences that support kindergarten expectations. Parents participate in workshops regarding healthy child development and school routines. Register in person or by ca...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 13
Mon Jul 20
Mon Jul 27
Icon of the event Preschool Time
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
Icon of the event Get Ready for Halloween
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Join us for scary stories, songs and a craft. Age 4 and up. Wear your costume if you wish. Register at the Library or call, 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Pan Am/Para Pan Am Spectator Jam: Rabbit and Bear Paw Puppet Show
Wed Jul 22, 2015 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Thorncliffe

Join Thorncliffe Branch in celebrating the spirit and culture of the Pan-American Games....

Icon of the event Ready for Reading Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for babies with their parents or caregivers. Drop in -- no registration required. Call 416-396-3865 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 19
Icon of the event Library Fun Facts Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Take part in an interactive research club! Subjects covered in this series include: astronomy, anatomy, architecture, and ancient civilizations. Report on a topic and sit in on a mini presentation on the subject of the week...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 10
Thu Sep 17
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Icon of the event PJ Plus - Parent and Me Jewish Fun
10:00 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

A 10 week parent/tot program of hands on Jewish fun! PJ Library stories, music 'n movin', arts and crafts, puppets for you and your child to have an educationally fun experience while embracing Jewish values....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Icon of the event Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Torch Relay Celebration
Mon Jul 06, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Thorncliffe

Come celebrate with the Thorncliffe Branch as we take part in the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Torch Relay!...

Icon of the event Pan Am/Para Pan Am Spectator Jam: Art in the Park -- Decorate Paper Boats
Wed Jul 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Thorncliffe

Listen to some fun stories and make a great craft to take home....