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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 Learning Through Play and Power of Play
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

Come with babies, toddler and preschoolers...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 06
Wed May 11
Fri May 13
Wed May 18
Fri May 20
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Stories, rhymes & songs for babies, birth to 18 months & their parents or caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 11
Wed May 18
Wed May 25
Icon of the event Owl and Friends' Dream Catcher
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Find out more about aboriginal lore. Watch NFB animation based on native legends, and make your own dream catcher. Kids 6-12. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Mother's Day Storytime & Craft
Sat May 07, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Richview

Join us for a special storytime in honour of Mother's Day. And make a fun craft to give to your mom, grandma, sister, aunt or someone else as a present!...

Icon of the event Stay and Play Storytime! (3-6 years old)
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Join us every week for a special storytime just for kids 3-6 years old. Listen to stories, participate in activities, and make a craft to take home!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 04
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
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.

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Paper Bag Princess
Tue Jul 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Richview

Join us for a Puppet Show Presentation of Robert Munsch's "The Paper Bag Princess"....

Icon of the event Babytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 06
Fri May 13
Fri May 20
Fri May 27
Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Paper Bag Princess
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Richview

Join us for a Puppet Show Presentation of Robert Munsch's "The Paper Bag Princess"....