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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Halloween Storytime
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

Prepare for a scare! Come in a costume for spooky stories, songs and a craft....

Icon of the event Christmas Tree Craft
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

Fun hour of crafts and stories for children and their parents or caregivers. Make a Christmas craft to hang on our tree or to take home!...

Icon of the event Thanksgiving Storytime
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

Listen to Thanksgiving stories and make a special craft to take home....

Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Stories, songs and rhymes for children and their parents/caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
All Day on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Leading to Reading is a free program for children Grades 1-6 in need of extra support in reading and writing. Children are matched with a volunteer, who will work with them one-on-one for one hour every week. Session times in...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Share some of the very best stories, rhymes, songs and verse. Learn how to lay a solid foundation for your child's future love of reading and learning. Be sure to take home great books for bedtime reading all week long. Drop ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 16
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
All Day on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Leading to Reading is a free program for children Grades 1-6 in need of extra support in reading and writing. Children are matched with a volunteer, who will work with them one-on-one for one hour every week. The program runs...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Sat Oct 01
Thu Oct 06
Sat Oct 08
Thu Oct 13
Icon of the event Baby Time
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy tickling rhymes, dancing songs and baby bounces with your 0-13 month old. Please register by calling 416-395-5980 or email ywkids@torontopubliclibrary.ca Stay after the program for an activity located in the ChildrenÂ’s ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 10
Mon Oct 17
Icon of the event Frozen Day!
Tue Jan 03, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Join us for a special Frozen themed afternoon. Watch a Frozen inspired puppet show, make a Frozen craft and take a picture with our Frozen cut out photobooth! Children of all ages can attend. Groups of 10 or more must registe...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Guildwood

A program of songs, stories, rhymes and fingerplays for toddlers and their caregivers. Ages 18 months to 3 years. Limited to first 12 toddlers. Drop-in. 10:30-11:00 a.m.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 04
Fri Nov 11