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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 Leading to Reading
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
St. James Town

Students Grades 1 to 6 requiring help with reading, homework, and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week - Tuesdays or Thursdays. Free program. Registration required....

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 05
Thu Jan 07
Tue Jan 12
Thu Jan 14
Tue Jan 19
Icon of the event Puppet Show
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Join us for a special Puppet Show and storytime at the library!...

Icon of the event Family Literacy Day Pajama Time + craft!
Wed Jan 27, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

January 27 is Family Literacy Day in Canada! Celebrate with us with a special Pajama Time program, and make a craft to take home!...

Icon of the event Green Day at the Library!
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Celebrate all things Green in honour of St. Patrick's Day!...

Icon of the event Wings of Discovery
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

This is a science-based program for children 2-6 years old. It will cover 8 projects such as a trip to my home, a trip to my community, a trip to the garden, a trip around the world, a trip with transportation, a trip to the...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 03
Thu Dec 10
Thu Dec 17
Icon of the event Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below

Stories, songs, rhymes and crafts for children with parents or caregivers. Drop in.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 09
Sat Jan 16
Sat Jan 23
Sat Jan 30
Sat Feb 06
Icon of the event Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below

Join us every Saturday morning at 11 for a program of stories, songs, rhymes and occasional crafts. No registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 28
Sat Dec 05
Sat Dec 12
Sat Dec 19
Sat Dec 26
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 Valentine's Day Storytime and Craft
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Join us for a special Valentine's Day Storytime, and stay a bit longer to make a Valentine to give to your loved one!...