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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Summer Leading to Reading
9:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Students Grades 1 to 6 requiring help with reading, homework, and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week on Saturdays. Free program. Morning sessions available: 9:30am and 10:30am. Participants must re...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 09
Sat Jul 16
Sat Jul 23
Sat Jul 30
Sat Aug 06
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 Centenary Celebration:100th Birthday Party Storytime for Wychwood Library
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Wychwood

Join the Centenary Celebration for Wychwood Library's 100th birthday! Listen to stories, sing songs and participate in fun activities. Refreshments. For children of all ages with their caregivers. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Family 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 Jul 06
Wed Jul 13
Wed Jul 20
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03
Icon of the event Baby Time and Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Stories, songs and tickling rhymes...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Icon of the event Family Time
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Songs, stories and rhymes for children 5 years and under with their parents and caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Thu Aug 11
Thu Aug 18
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event Family Time
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes and then make a craft to take home every Saturday. Except some seasonal or holiday programming. Recommended for ages 0-6 years old, drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 02
Sat Jul 09
Sat Jul 16
Sat Jul 23
Sat Jul 30
Icon of the event Amazing Tails
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy Amazing Tails on Mondays, July 18 - August 15 from 2:00pm-3:00pm. Enjoy different activities each week including crafts, puppet shows, scavenger hunts, bingo, storytime and more! Ages 0-5. Drop in. Groups of 10 or more ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Icon of the event STEM STORYTIME
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

TPL explores STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Songs, stories and rhymes for children 5 years and under with their parents and caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 01
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Mon Aug 22