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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Oct 03, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Eatonville

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

Icon of the event 400th anniversary of  Étienne Brûlé Journey of 1615.    Stories
Sat Sep 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

Hear the story of Turtle Island and Moon Woman's children. Learn about the Humber River and the trail near by; how it was shared eventually with the French newcomers and later the English....

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11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Stories, songs, rhymes and crafts for children with parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 29
Sat Sep 05
Sat Sep 12
Sat Sep 19
Sat Sep 26
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11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Create music, learn about instruments and explore cultures from the Medieval Era with Pneuma Ensemble....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 24
Sat Oct 31
Sat Nov 07
Sat Nov 14
Sat Nov 21
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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

This 6 week half-hour program includes bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies 0 - 12 months of age and their parents and caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Fri Oct 16
Fri Oct 23
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2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 3-5 yrs and their caregivers. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

A 6 week half-hour program of stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes for toddlers ages 19 months to 3 years of age and their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Wed Oct 07
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Icon of the event Get Ready for Halloween
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Join us for scary stories, songs and a craft. Age 4 and up. Wear your costume if you wish. Register at the Library or call, 416-396-8740.

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2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Come and join us at Thorncliffe branch for an hour-long program of stories and crafts for children of all ages. Parents and care-givers welcome. For more information call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 19
Sat Oct 03
Sat Oct 17
Sat Oct 31
Sat Nov 14
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4:15 pm - 5:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join our book club for boys, where we read a new book every month, meet to discuss it, and do lots of fun activities based on each book (it's awesome... trust us). For boys ages 9-12 years old. To register and to pick up your...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 20
Tue Nov 17
Tue Dec 15