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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading Volunteers
Ongoing event running from Fri Jul 07, 2017 - Tue Jul 03, 2018
Location: Humberwood

Volunteers needed! Adults, seniors and students (Grade 8 and up preferred), meet for one hour per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library....

Icon of the event Reading Buddies
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Foster the enjoyment of reading with your kids all summer long! Teen volunteers and kids will take turns reading aloud to each other and then the teen facilitator will lead an interactive literacy activity. Kids will also get...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 18
Fri Aug 25
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes for the whole family. For children birth to 5 years of age, with parents or caregivers. A Ready for Reading program. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 18
Fri Aug 25
Fri Sep 01
Fri Sep 08
Fri Sep 15
Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Stories, songs, activities and fun for children 5 years and under on Tuesdays from July 4 to August 22....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 22
Icon of the event Board Games in the Library
Tue Aug 22, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Enjoy a game or two with new and classic board games. Daycares and large groups must call the branch to register.

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

Join us for bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents and caregivers. Drop in, no registration required. A Ready for Reading program. For more information, visit in ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 22
Tue Aug 29
Tue Sep 05
Tue Sep 12
Tue Sep 19
Icon of the event Summer Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children of all ages with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 23
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Davenport

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, on Thursday even...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 24
Thu Aug 31
Thu Sep 07
Thu Sep 14
Thu Sep 21
Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Grand Finale Party!
Tue Aug 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Celebrate the end of the TD Summer Reading Club with fun activities and treats at the library! Daycares and large groups must call the branch to register.

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 02, 2017 - Sat Dec 30, 2017
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

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, at a specified t...