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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Audience

All Children

Language

English  (12)
French  (3)
Chinese  (2)

Library Branch

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 23, 2013 - Sat Jun 07, 2014
Thorncliffe

Children (Grades 1 - 6 as of September 2013) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week at the library. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Eureka! -- TD Summer Reading Club Preschool Stories & Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Are you a maker and a shaker? Join the TD Summer Reading Club for a chance to hear some fun stories about great ideas and crazy inventions, and make an awesome craft to take home. Suitable for children ages 3 - 5 with a paren...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 08
Tue Jul 15
Tue Jul 22
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Rhymes, stories and songs in Cantonese for children, 19 months to 5 years old. Register in person or by phone. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 25
Fri May 02
Icon of the event Chinese Storytime
6:45 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Pleasant View

Recommended for Children ages 4-8...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24
Thu May 01
Thu May 08
Thu May 15
Icon of the event Njacko Backo en français
Thu Jul 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Beaches

Musique et contes d'Afrique avec Njacko Backo....

Icon of the event Celebrating Italian Heritage Month - Family Time in Italian!
Sat Jun 07, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Downsview

Join Happie Testa, co-owner of the multilingual children's bookstore Rainbow Caterpillar, as she reads delightful books to young children in both Italian and English. Happie will also be sharing some insights on how to get ki...

Icon of the event Family  Crafts and Stories
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

An hour-long program of stories and crafts for children of all ages. Parents and care-givers welcome. Drop-in. Contact the branch at 416-396-3865 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 17
Sat Jun 14
Icon of the event Eureka! -- TD Summer Reading Club School-Age Activities
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Are you a dreamer of dreams and a maker of worlds? Join the TD Summer Reading Club for a chance to hear inspiring stories about other inventors, the crazy contraptions that they made, and make a fantastic craft to take home. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 10
Thu Jul 17
Thu Jul 24
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Icon of the event Babytime
Ongoing event running from Wed Apr 02, 2014 - Wed May 28, 2014
Guildwood

A program of songs,poems,rhymes and fingerplays for babies aged newborn to 18 months. Limited to first 12 babies. Drop-in. 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Icon of the event Ready for Reading Family Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 5 and under with their parents and caregivers. Drop in. Contact the branch at 416-396-3865 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 22
Tue May 13
Tue May 20
Tue May 27
Tue Jun 03
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