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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 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 Saturday Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for stories, songs and crafts!

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 02
Sat Jan 09
Sat Jan 16
Sat Jan 23
Sat Jan 30
Icon of the event Volunteers for Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Volunteers needed! Adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one or more hours per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library. Downsview's leading to reading pro...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 03
Thu Dec 10
Thu Dec 17
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 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 25
Wed Dec 02
Wed Dec 09
Wed Dec 16
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 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 Holiday Stories and Songs!
Wed Dec 16, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Come and join us for a special holiday storytime with books, rhymes and songs for all children and their families. Drop-in. No registration required....

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....