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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 24, 2016 - Sat Jun 10, 2017
Location: Cedarbrae

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 tutor, who will work with each child one-on-one at a regular time, one hour e...

Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event Toddler Time and Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Stories, songs, rhymes and a craft for children with their parents or caregivers. For ages 19 months to 5 years old. Registration begins Aug. 8th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Stories and songs for children of all ages and their caregivers. Every Wednesday evening from 7-7:30 p.m. No registration required, just drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 02
Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Don Mills

Join Karen Gray for a sing-a-long to celebrate the holiday season For children of all ages! No registration required.

Icon of the event Family Time: Halloween
Mon Oct 31, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Beaches

Come in costume and enjoy spooky stories and rhymes for this special Family Storytime....

Icon of the event STEM Storytime
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Oct 16
Sun Oct 23
Sun Oct 30
Sun Nov 06
Icon of the event The Mud Puddle Puppet Show
Thu Jan 19, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

What happens when an aggressive mud puddle keeps dirtying your clothes? Julie Ann's mother just doesn't understand. But Julie Ann will get the better of the mud puddle in the end....

Icon of the event French Family Time
Sat Dec 03, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Don Mills

Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for children 5 years and under in French, with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Stories, songs and rhymes for toddlers aged 19-35 months with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 02
Wed Nov 09
Wed Nov 16
Wed Nov 23