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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Family Literacy Fair
Sat Sep 12, 2015 | 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Agincourt

Join us for some literacy fun! Take part in our family storytime at 10:30, then design your very own bookmark. Join us for Lego play from 11am - 12 pm. Learn about digital apps and literacy games for all ages and early year...

Icon of the event Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

This fall, come join us for stories, rhymes and songs on Fridays 10:30-11:00 am. Suitable for families with children from birth-5 years and caregivers. Daycare groups are welcome. Please contact the branch for more informatio...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Icon of the event Pajama Time
6:30 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Elmbrook Park

Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children, 18 months to 5 years and their caregivers. Please register starting October 27 in person or by phone by calling 416-394-5290.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 04
Wed Nov 11
Wed Nov 18
Wed Nov 25
Wed Dec 02
Icon of the event 400th anniversary of  Étienne Brûlé Journey of 1615.    Stories
Sat Sep 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

Hear the story of Turtle Island and Moon Woman's children. Learn about the Humber River and the trail near by; how it was shared eventually with the French newcomers and later the English....

Icon of the event Easy, Homemade Baby Food
Mon Sep 14, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Jones

In this informative workshop led by the Kitchen Library, participants will learn how and what to feed their babies in the first year. Content covered includes how to introduce solids, how to make baby food at home affordabili...

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Join us for an evening storytime. Come in your pyjamas as we sing songs, recite rhymes and read bedtime stories. Suitable for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 16
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Wed Oct 07
Wed Oct 14
Icon of the event Baby Time & Play
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Elmbrook Park

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Please register starting August 25.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

A 6 week half-hour program of stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes for toddlers ages 19 months to 3 years of age and their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Wed Oct 07
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Icon of the event PJ Plus - Parent and Me Jewish Fun: Free Trial Class
Thu Oct 08, 2015 | 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Barbara Frum

Come in for a free trial of a parent/tot program of hands on Jewish fun! Have an educationally fun experience while embracing Jewish values....

Icon of the event Parachute Songs and Play for Infants
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Join us for a FREE Parachute Song and Play for you and your baby (3-18 months). Learn new songs and find new ways to play with your baby every Friday in Sept (4, 11, 18, 25) from 2:30-3:30. This program is provided in partner...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25