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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Summer Leading to Reading
All Day on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Is your child between Grades 1 and 6? Does your child need extra help to improve their reading skills? If so, then please join us for free one hour individualized sessions with volunteers. Space is limited. Please regist...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 09
Sat Jul 16
Sat Jul 23
Sat Jul 30
Sat Aug 06
Icon of the event  Children's Author Visit: Jill Javelosa-Alvarez
Thu Jul 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bendale

Canadian children's author, Jill Javelosa-Alvarez, will help kids discover fun and interactive ways to learn one of the building blocks of reading and writing - our alphabet. Join us for an engaging afternoon of music, moveme...

Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 04
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Celebrate summer with stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Registration is not required, but space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 06
Wed Jul 13
Wed Jul 20
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 17
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 15
Icon of the event Family Time: Wild!
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Enjoy a fun-filled story time for the whole family!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 23
Sat Aug 13
Icon of the event  Family Time
10:15 am - 10:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Stories, fingerplays, action songs & rhymes for young children and their parents and caregivers, brothers and sisters.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 02
Sat Jul 16
Sat Jul 30
Sat Aug 13
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Thu Aug 11
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot Sept. 19 - Oct. 1. Child's library card required. Draw on O...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Icon of the event Baby Time
9:30 am - 9:50 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. PLUS: Stay for Toronto Public Health's Living & Learning with Baby Jan 19-Feb 23; Apr 5-May 10; Au...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 05
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 19
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 02