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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Mini Scientists
Thu Oct 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Join us for a special STEAM inspired interactive storytime. For children ages 3-5 with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required....

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

Children 2-6 years old, will have the opportunity to learn about sorting, counting, measurement, number line, shapes and number recognition. This program is co-sponsored with Malvern Family Resource Centre. Registration begi...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 07
Thu Jan 14
Thu Jan 21
Thu Jan 28
Thu Feb 04
Icon of the event Saturday Story times
11:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below

Join us for songs and stories on these Saturday Story time dates. Suitable for pre-school age children and up....

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 17
Sat Nov 07
Sat Nov 21
Sat Dec 05
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016

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

Icon of the event Toddler/Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories songs and rhymes for children with the parents or caregivers. For ages 19 months to 5 years old. Registration begins Dec. 15th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 18
Mon Jan 25
Mon Feb 01
Icon of the event Harry by the Sea Puppet Show
Thu Jan 21, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Enjoy our puppet version of Harry by the Sea. When a wave washes over a dog and covers him with seaweed, he is mistaken for a sea monster. From a book by Gene Zion....

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

Stories, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children and their caregivers. Ages 3 to 5 years. Drop In. No Registration Required.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Wed Oct 28
Wed Nov 04
Icon of the event Around the world in stories
Sat Jan 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Listen as stories from different countries introduce you to new heroes and adventures. Learn about different cultures, try some puzzles, and take home some fabulous books. For families with children of all ages.

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
McGregor Park

Bedtime stories, crafts and songs for children with parents and caregivers. No registration is required.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 20
Icon of the event Babytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below

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

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 13
Wed Jan 20
Wed Jan 27
Wed Feb 03