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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Reading Buddies
1:45 pm - 3:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Share books and stories with a trained volunteer, play games and try fun activities that will encourage reading and conversation! Children who need reading practise over the summer will benefit from this program....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 21
Icon of the event Summer Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Jul 12, 2014 - Sat Aug 23, 2014
Eatonville

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept 2013) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Christmas Tree Trimming
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Leaside

Christmas stories, a festive film, and holiday music. Make a decoration for our Christmas Tree. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Eureka! TD Summer Reading Club for Older Kids
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

A special summer club for curious kids. Explore! Create! Make! Learn!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 20
Icon of the event Heure du Conte / French Story Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Pour les enfants de 5-10 ans. Venez vous amuser avec des histoires et des chansons en fran├žais. Veuillez appeler la succursale pour avoir des renseignements d'inscription sur le programme. 416-396-8979...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 23
Icon of the event Ready for Reading Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

(Birth-18 months) Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 02
Thu Oct 09
Thu Oct 16
Thu Oct 23
Thu Oct 30
Icon of the event Holiday Stories and Songs
Sat Dec 06, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Sanderson

Celebrate the holiday season with stories and songs for children of all ages....

Icon of the event Ready for Reading Family Time
9:30 am - 10:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

(19 months-5 years) Stories, songs and rhymes for children with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 15
Wed Oct 22
Wed Oct 29
Icon of the event Paws 4 Stories
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

By reading to a furry friend, children can improve their reading skills and increase their confidence, interest, and enjoyment in reading. Every Paws 4 Stories dog is specially trained to quietly listen while your child read...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 06
Sat Sep 20
Sat Oct 04
Sat Oct 18
Icon of the event Ready for Reading Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

(19 months-5 years) Stories, songs and rhymes for children with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 15
Wed Oct 22
Wed Oct 29