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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Ready for Reading Registration
Thu Oct 06, 2016 | All Day
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In person registration begins at 9am. Space is limited. For information please call 416-396-3975.

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 Baby Time
3:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. Lawrence

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 29
Sat Nov 26
Sat Dec 10
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 31 months - 5 years with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot from Sept. 19 - Oct. 1. Draw on Oct. 4.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 20
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 03
Thu Nov 10
Thu Nov 17
Icon of the event Leading to Reading - Volunteers
All Day on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Volunteers needed! Adults, seniors, and high school students needed for one or more hours per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading....


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

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies aged 0-18 months with parents and caregivers! Drop-in, no registration required! For more information, please call us at 416-393-7668!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 10
Mon Oct 17
Icon of the event STEM Storytime
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

It is never too early to start having fun with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Oct 23
Sun Oct 30
Sun Nov 06
Sun Nov 13
Icon of the event Annual Holiday Shindig!
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Come to Jones for our annual Holiday Shindig where we will sing songs and read stories that the whole family will enjoy!

Icon of the event Toddler Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: College/Shaw

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for toddlers aged 18-36 months with parents and caregivers! Drop-in, no registration required! Call us at 416-393-7668 for more information!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 10
Mon Oct 17