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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Toddler Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Stories, fingerplays and actions songs for toddlers ages 19 months to 3 years and their parents or caregivers....

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 03
Thu Nov 10
Icon of the event Saturday Family Story Time
Sat Feb 11, 2017 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Enjoy a fun-filled story time for the whole family! Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Chinese New Year Storytime
Sat Jan 14, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Sanderson

Celebrate the Year of the Rooster and Family Literacy Month with a special storytime and craft....

Icon of the event New Year's @ Noon
Sat Dec 31, 2016 | 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Can't stay up till midnight to ring in the New Year? Join us for a special storytime at the library and countdown to noon!...

Icon of the event Family Literacy Day Storytime + Craft!
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Richview

January 28 is Family Literacy Day in Canada. Celebrate with a special storytime program, and make a craft to take home!...

Icon of the event Together Time
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

A program for parents and caregivers with children birth - 6 years. The program will provide the opportunity to socialize and learn in an early learning environment. Painting, cut and paste, markers and crayons, play dough, b...

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 26
Fri Oct 28
Wed Nov 02
Wed Nov 09
Fri Nov 11
Icon of the event Christmas Tree Craft
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

Fun hour of crafts and stories for children and their parents or caregivers. Make a Christmas craft to hang on our tree or to take home!...

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

It is never too early to start having fun with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math! With a parent or caregiver, children aged 3 - 8 are invited to explore early STEM concepts, ignite curiosity and have fun....

Upcoming Dates:
Sun Nov 06
Sun Nov 13
Sun Nov 20
Sun Nov 27
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents and caregivers. Drop in. No registration is required.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Mon Nov 07
Mon Nov 14
Mon Nov 21
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 05, 2016 - Fri Jun 30, 2017
Location: Richview

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, who will work with them one-on-one for one hour every week, at a specified t...