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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Together Time and Early Literacy Programs
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Humber Summit

For children 0-6 years of age. Free healthy and nutritious snacks served with fun, interactive, hands on educational activities....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 09
Tue Feb 16
Tue Feb 23
Tue Mar 01
Tue Mar 08
Icon of the event Listen, Watch, Make! Snakes Edition!
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

It will be an hour of snake stories, a short movie & a slithering snake craft.

Icon of the event Creepy, Weird & Strange!
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Magical, bizarre and frightful stories will make your skin crawl and boggle your mind. Play a mysterious game and test your courage! For the fearless ages 6 and up.

Icon of the event Pot o'Gold
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with stories, songs and rhymes about leprechauns, rainbows, and shamrocks. You never know, you might just win a pot of gold! For children ages 6 and up.

Icon of the event Programmes en français pour la famille / French Family Time
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Venez-vous amuser avec des courtes histoires, des comptines, et des chansons en français. Les enfants feront aussi un petit projet artisanal pour la maison. L'inscription n'est pas nécessaire. Enfants de 0 à 8 ans....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 02
Sat Apr 09
Sat Apr 16
Sat Apr 23
Icon of the event Storytime (in Cantonese)
Wed Feb 10, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Gerrard/Ashdale

Storytime in Cantonese is for ages 0-5 years. All are welcome.

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Jane/Dundas

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2015) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Saturdays at the library....

Icon of the event Volunteering for Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Jane/Dundas

Volunteers needed! Adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one or more hours per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library. Our Leading to Reading program run...

Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Jane/Dundas

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 12
Fri Feb 19
Fri Feb 26
Fri Mar 04
Fri Mar 11
Icon of the event Babytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Stories, songs, fingerplays, bouncing and tickling rhymes for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 10
Wed Feb 17