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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept 2014) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 31 months - 5 years with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot from Mar. 23 - April 4. Child's library card required. Draw on Apr. 7.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 23
Thu Apr 30
Thu May 07
Thu May 14
Thu May 21
Icon of the event Leading to Reading Volunteers
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Volunteers needed, adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one hour per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library.

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Sat Jun 13, 2015
Northern District

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2014) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week at the library. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month Storytime - Urdu
Tue May 19, 2015 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Northern District

Come join us for a very special bilingual storytime in Urdu and English for Asian Heritage Month. Enjoy lots of stories and tales, and make a culturally inspired craft! Everyone is welcome, so come explore a new culture with ...

Icon of the event Ready for Reading: Baby Time
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Caregivers and their babies will enjoy tickling songs, bouncy rhymes and stories. After the storytime stay for "Living and Learning with Baby" in partnership with the Toronto Public Health. Please register. For babies birth t...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04
Icon of the event Baby Time (Birth to 18 months)
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
College/Shaw

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies with parents and caregivers. No Registration required


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 22
Wed Apr 29
Wed May 06
Wed May 13
Icon of the event La danse du jongleur
Mon Jul 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

La danse du jongleur est un mélange parfait de musique, comédie et jonglerie! Ce spectacle interactif est parfait pour faire connaitre aux tout-petits le monde merveilleux des arts de performance....

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 29
Wed May 27
Wed Jun 24
Icon of the event La Demi-Heure du Conte/French Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

Venez vous amuser avec des courtes histoires, des comptines, et des chansons en français. Pour les enfants 3 ans à 5 ans. Aucune inscription requise!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 23
Thu Apr 30
Thu May 07
Thu May 14