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Icon of the event March Break Dance Party!
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

What's the best way to enjoy the last day of March Break? Having a dance party of course! Come to Jones to dance to your favourite tunes....

Icon of the event Puppet Show and Craft
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Annette Street

Annette library presents The Golden Ball (Frog Prince) puppet show! Afterwards, make a puppet of your own to take home with you.

Icon of the event Be My Valentine Family Time
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Don Mills

Drop in for a special Valentine's Day Family Time with stories, songs and crafts with a 'heart' for the entire family. Drop-in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Saturday Family Storytime - Valentine's Day
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Our Family Storytime will focus on LOVE in stories, songs and a craft to take home for someone special. Please register at the Branch or by calling 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Saturdays, January 30 to March 26. Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for children 5 years and under with their parents/caregivers....

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 30
Sat Feb 06
Sat Feb 13
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Icon of the event Once Upon a Time at Bendale Library!
Sat Jan 23, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Bring the kids and your imaginations as we share some fantastic fairy tales and nursery rhymes. Come dressed as a princess, prince, queen, king, wizard or fairy and partake in activities promoting make-believe, reading and f...

Icon of the event Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader!
Sat Jan 23, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:45 pm

Is reading your super power? Celebrate Family Literacy Month superhero-style! Come to Yorkville dressed as a super hero or in your favourite superhero T-shirt. Listen to some stories, make your own super-crafts and take o...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Stories, songs and rhymes for children ages 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins January 4 in person or by calling 416-395-5710.

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 22
Fri Jan 29
Fri Feb 05
Fri Feb 12
Fri Feb 19
Icon of the event Preschool Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 3-5 yrs and their caregivers. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 21
Thu Jan 28
Thu Feb 04
Thu Feb 11
Thu Feb 18
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

This 30 minute program consists of bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 20
Wed Jan 27
Wed Feb 03
Wed Feb 10
Wed Feb 17