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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2016) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Tuesday or Thursday at the library. Session start times are: 4pm, 5pm, 6pm or 7pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 20
Thu Sep 22
Tue Sep 27
Thu Sep 29
Tue Oct 04
Icon of the event Pyjama Time with a Twist!
Thu Sep 29, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: St. Clair/Silverthorn

Join us for a celebration of the upcoming 50th anniversary of Brown, Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Dress in your favourite colour or as your favourite character! Drop in, no registration necessary.

Icon of the event Toddler Time
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. Clair/Silverthorn

Drop in for stories and afternoon fun. Enjoy tickles, rhymes and a small craft. Drop in, no registration required. For children ages 19months - 3yrs. and their caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Icon of the event Baby Lap Time
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Learn new songs, rhymes and finger plays; and foster bonding with your baby! For Parents and their Babies up to 14 months. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Mon Sep 26
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 10
Icon of the event Pyjama Time with a Twist! pt. 2
Thu Oct 27, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: St. Clair/Silverthorn

Calling all witches, goblins and bookworms! Join our haunted Halloween scary-time storytime...test out your costume and practice your TRICK-or-TREAT! p.s. it's really not that scary.

Icon of the event Yorktown Family Services: Drop In
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Families & caregivers of children 0-6 years old can enjoy this free drop-in program. Explore a variety of activities, arts & crafts and circle time.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 31
Wed Sep 07
Wed Sep 14
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Icon of the event Family Time: Special Parachute Play
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Stories, songs, rhymes and parachute play for children age 19 months to 5 years with their parents and caregivers. Register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Registration begins October 3. Space is limited. 3rd Floor, Roo...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 07
Mon Nov 14
Mon Nov 21
Mon Nov 28
Mon Dec 05
Icon of the event Baby Time (0-9 months)
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, and stories for babies birth to 9 months old with a caregiver. No registration required. Drop in to the children's department on the second floor of the library.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Tue Nov 08
Tue Nov 15
Icon of the event Baby Time (0-9 months)
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Books, songs and rhymes.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Mon Sep 26
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Icon of the event Saturday Family Story Time
Sat Sep 24, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Enjoy a fun-filled story time for the whole family!...