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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Stories in the Park
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
High Park

Join us for 45 minutes of stories, music, finger plays and other interactive fun. Bring your own blanket. If it rains, the program will not be offered.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 10
Thu Jul 17
Thu Jul 24
Thu Jul 31
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
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 Mar. 17 - Mar. 29. Child's library card required. Draw on M...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 29
Tue May 13
Icon of the event Family Storytime
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 Jul 05
Sat Jul 12
Sat Jul 19
Sat Jul 26
Sat Aug 02
Icon of the event Ready for Reading Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

(Birth-18 months) Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24
Thu May 01
Thu May 08
Thu May 15
Thu May 22
Icon of the event Celebrating Italian Heritage Month - Family Time in Italian!
Sat Jun 07, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Downsview

Join Happie Testa, co-owner of the multilingual children's bookstore Rainbow Caterpillar, as she reads delightful books to young children in both Italian and English. Happie will also be sharing some insights on how to get ki...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 18 months to 30 months with their parents or caregivers. Register Mar. 17 - Mar. 29. Child's library card required. Draw Apr. 1.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 07
Wed May 14
Wed May 21
Wed May 28
Wed Jun 04
Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Stories, songs, activities and fun for children 5 years and under on Tuesdays from July 8 - 29. Drop-in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 08
Tue Jul 15
Tue Jul 22
Tue Jul 29
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 23, 2013 - Sat Jun 07, 2014
Northern District

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2013) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week at the library. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 31 months - 5 years with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot from Mar. 17 - Mar. 29. Child's library card required. Draw on Apr. 1.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 01
Thu May 08
Thu May 15
Thu May 22
Thu May 29
Icon of the event Ready for Reading Toddler Time
9:30 am - 10:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Leaside

(19 months-35 months) Stories, songs, and rhymes for children with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 30
Wed May 07
Wed May 14
Wed May 21
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