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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Parachute Play
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. James Town

Learn new songs and find new ways to play with your baby (aged 3 - 18 months). This program is facilitated by East York East Toronto, Ontario Early Years Centre.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 09
Fri Sep 16
Fri Sep 23
Fri Sep 30
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
11:30 am - 12:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years old, with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Aug 3rd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 20
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
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 Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
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 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 Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
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 Summer Reading Club Party with Singalong Tim and Lori
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Music, fun and treats to launch the Summer Reading Club at Gerrard-Ashdale. With entertainers Tim and Lori of Singalong Tim and the Pacifiers. Drop-in.