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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Eglinton Square

Favourite stories, finger plays, songs and verse for children with parents and caregivers. For ages 3-5 years. Registration begins Monday October 20, 2014. Call 416-396-3820 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 03
Mon Nov 10
Mon Nov 17
Mon Nov 24
Icon of the event Eureka! -- Fun With Wool!
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thorncliffe

What kinds of things can you make with wool? Listen to a wonderfully wooly story and make you own fluffy craft to take home. Suitable for children ages 5 and under. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be handed out ...

Icon of the event Eureka! -- Guess the Invention Charades!
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thorncliffe

Can you pretend to be something you're not? Listen to a story about being something else and try our spin on the game of charades for a chance to win a small prize. Suitable for kids ages 6 and up. Tickets will be available h...

Icon of the event School Readiness (Children Entering JK)
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

This program will focus on strengthening the child's independence skills, social skills, and communication skills in preparation for junior kindergarten. In partnership with the Ontario Early Years Centre. Register in perso...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event Eureka! -- Let's Make Music!
Tue Jul 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thorncliffe

Do you like making your own music? Listen to a rhythmic story and learn how to make your own homemade drum. Suitable for children ages 5 and under. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before...

Icon of the event Heure du conte / French Storytime
6:45 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Pour les enfants de 5-10 ans. Venez vous amuser avec des histoires et des chansons en fran├žais! Veuillez appeler la succursale pour avoir des renseignements d'inscription sur le programme....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 21
Tue Oct 28
Tue Nov 04
Tue Nov 11
Tue Nov 18
Icon of the event Rukhsana Khan presents: Get the Bully off Your Back
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Having herself been a victim of bullying, Rukhsana will explore techniques and strategies to help shy individuals learn to stand up for themselves....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 06
Sat Sep 13
Sat Sep 20
Icon of the event Eureka! -- Mr Zinger's Hat!
Tue Aug 12, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thorncliffe

Do you like telling stories? Listen to a great story about creating tales from a hat, and make your own story-hat craft to take home. Suitable for children ages 5 and under. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be ha...

Icon of the event Eureka! -- Origami Paper Folding Fun!
Thu Aug 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thorncliffe

What can you make by folding a piece of paper? Listen to a creative story about paper folding, and try your hand at making a fun origami craft. Suitable for children ages 6 and up. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before...

Icon of the event Chinese Storytime
6:45 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Songs and stories in Mandarin for children five and under accompanied by parent or caregiver. Registration begins September 8. Please call the branch at 416-395-5750 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 23
Thu Oct 30
Thu Nov 06
Thu Nov 13
Thu Nov 20