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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event March Break Dance Party!
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

What's the best way to enjoy the last day of March Break? Having a dance party of course! Come to Jones to dance to your favourite tunes....

Icon of the event Snowy Stories and Christmas Cheer!
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for some seasonal cheer as we share favourite Christmas songs, stories, rhymes, and activities. For children ages 5 years and under, with their parents and caregivers. Drop in (no registration required).

Icon of the event Puppet Show and Craft
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Annette Street

Annette library presents The Golden Ball (Frog Prince) puppet show! Afterwards, make a puppet of your own to take home with you.

Icon of the event Creepy, Weird & Strange!
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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.

Icon of the event Holiday Storytime and Crafts!
Wed Dec 23, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Stay warm and cozy and join us for a special holiday storytime. Enjoy seasonal stories, songs and crafts. All ages welcome. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
9:00 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

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.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 05
Sat Dec 12
Sat Dec 19
Sat Dec 26
Sat Jan 02
Icon of the event Toddler Time
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 Dec 02
Wed Dec 09
Wed Dec 16
Icon of the event Family Literacy Day Pajama Time + craft!
Wed Jan 27, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

January 27 is Family Literacy Day in Canada! Celebrate with us with a special Pajama Time program, and make a craft to take home!...

Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:05 am on recurring dates listed below

The Patches Rabbit Storytime

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 01
Tue Dec 08
Tue Dec 15
Tue Dec 22
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Eglinton Square

Bouncing & tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies 0-18 mths with parents and caregivers. Drop in, no registration required. Call 416-396-8920 for more information.

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 04
Fri Dec 11