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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Get Ready for Halloween
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Join us for scary stories, songs and a craft. Age 4 and up. Wear your costume if you wish. Register at the Library or call, 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Bird Stories and Science
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about the nature of birds through stories and a craft. Drop-in after school.

Icon of the event Halloween Party
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Listen to stories, make a monster mask and rock your costume. Drop-in after school.

Icon of the event Christmas Tree Craft
Sat Dec 05, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Join us for a fun hour of crafts (and a story)! Make a Christmas craft to hang on our tree or take home (if you wish). For children of all ages. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Preschool Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Humberwood

Stories, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children and their caregivers. Ages 3 to 5 years. Drop In. No Registration Required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 30
Wed Oct 07
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Wed Oct 28
Icon of the event Leading To Reading
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 23, 2014 - Tue Dec 15, 2015
Jane/Sheppard

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 Toddler Time
10:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Humberwood

Stories, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children and their caregivers. Ages 18 months to 3 years. Drop In. No Registration Required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Fri Oct 16
Fri Oct 23
Fri Oct 30
Icon of the event Dr. De Soto Puppet Show
Mon Oct 19, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Dr. De Soto, a mouse dentist, copes with the toothaches of various animals except those with a taste for mice, until the day a fox comes to him in great pain. Based on the picture book by William Steig.

Icon of the event After School Stories and Games
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Humberwood

After school reading and fun activities for students grades 4 to 7. Registration is required. Sign up in person or call 416-394-5210.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 29
Fri Oct 02
Tue Oct 06
Fri Oct 09
Tue Oct 13
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Tickles, bounces and games for children from birth to 18 months of age. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 02
Wed Sep 09
Wed Sep 16
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30