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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 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 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 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 Family Time
10:15 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Victoria Village

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and activities. For children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 22
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Icon of the event Wild!: Storytelling
Thu Jul 21, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

Hear the story of Jack's great-great-grandson Jim and his beanstalk and other amazing stories.

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. Lawrence

Stories, songs and rhymes for toddlers with parents or caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 08
Fri Jul 15
Fri Jul 22
Fri Jul 29
Fri Sep 23
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with parents or caregivers. Drop in


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
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 Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Celebrate summer with stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Registration is not required, but space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 06
Wed Jul 13
Wed Jul 20
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03