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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 Feb 09
Thu Feb 11
Tue Feb 16
Thu Feb 18
Tue Feb 23
Icon of the event Baby/Toddler Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Dufferin/St.Clair

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. Drop in program....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 12
Icon of the event Listen, Watch, Make! Snakes Edition!
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

It will be an hour of snake stories, a short movie & a slithering snake craft.

Icon of the event Creepy, Weird & Strange!
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Magical, bizarre and frightful stories will make your skin crawl and boggle your mind. Play a mysterious game and test your courage! For the fearless ages 6 and up.

Icon of the event Pot o'Gold
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Celebrate the luck of the Irish with stories, songs and rhymes about leprechauns, rainbows, and shamrocks. You never know, you might just win a pot of gold! For children ages 6 and up.

Icon of the event Yorktown Family Services: Drop In
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Dufferin/St.Clair

Families & caregivers of children 0-6 years old can enjoy this free drop-in program. Explore a variety of activities, arts & crafts and circle time.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 10
Wed Feb 17
Wed Feb 24
Wed Mar 02
Wed Mar 09
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Jane/Dundas

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2015) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Saturdays at the library....

Icon of the event Baby Sings!
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
St. James Town

Join us for a song time where you'll learn new songs and rhymes to create a lasting bond between you and your baby. This program is facilitated by East York East Toronto Ontario Early Years Centre....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 08
Fri Apr 15
Fri Apr 22
Fri Apr 29
Icon of the event Volunteering for Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Jane/Dundas

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. Our Leading to Reading program run...

Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Jane/Dundas

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 12
Fri Feb 19
Fri Feb 26
Fri Mar 04
Fri Mar 11