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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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2:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 3-5 years with their parents or caregivers. Call 416-396-8740 to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 11
Thu Feb 18
Thu Feb 25
Thu Mar 03
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.

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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 19 months to 35 months and their caregivers. To register visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 10
Wed Feb 17
Wed Feb 24
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.

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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 Saturday Family Storytime - Valentine's Day
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Our Family Storytime will focus on LOVE in stories, songs and a craft to take home for someone special. Please register at the Branch or by calling 416-396-8740.

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 PajamaTime
6:30 pm - 7:10 pm on recurring dates listed below
Elmbrook Park

Bedtime stories, songs and crafts for children ages 1 to 5 with caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 10
Wed Feb 17
Wed Feb 24
Icon of the event  Chinese New Year Storytime
Sat Feb 06, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Elmbrook Park

Come listen to stories and do a craft!...

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodview Park

Children in Grades 1-6 with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week. This is a free program offered Saturday mornings 10a.m.-11a.m. Registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 13
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05