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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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

(18 months-5 years) Come join us to read exciting stories, sing great songs and learn fun rhymes! Register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Registration begins September 2. Space is limited. 3rd Floor, Room B.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 20
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. Clair/Silverthorn

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes. For parents, caregivers and babies 18 months and under. Drop in! No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 06
Wed Aug 17
Icon of the event Customized Storytelling Experience
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 01, 2016 - Sat Dec 31, 2016
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

If you have a group of children (10 or more) that would like a customized storytelling experience, or training on any of our resources, please call 416-393-7783....

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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:
Mon Jul 04
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Sun Jul 31
Icon of the event Family Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children 19 months to 5 years old with their parents or caregivers. Please call 416-393-7783 or register in person. Registration begins Mon June 27, 2016


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 19
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 02
Tue Aug 09
Icon of the event Kindergarten Readiness Program
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

This program is delivered by Ontario Early Years for children who are entering Junior Kindergarten in September 2014. Children and their caregivers participate in group learning experiences which support Kindergarten expectat...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 29
Icon of the event  Children's Author Visit: Jill Javelosa-Alvarez
Thu Jul 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bendale

Canadian children's author, Jill Javelosa-Alvarez, will help kids discover fun and interactive ways to learn one of the building blocks of reading and writing - our alphabet. Join us for an engaging afternoon of music, moveme...

Icon of the event Aga Khan Museum's
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

As part of Aga Khan Museum's celebration of real and mythical animals that roam the pages of legends, tales, and fables, award-winning author and storyteller Catherine Graham will bring them to life....

Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for an interactive early literacy course. Sessions include stories, rhymes, tickles, bounces and much more. For parent/caregiver and babies from birth to 18 months....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Thu Aug 11
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