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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016

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 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 Toddler Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below

Stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and more for toddlers 19-36 months and their caregivers....

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 07
Thu Jan 14
Thu Jan 21
Thu Jan 28
Thu Feb 04
Icon of the event Pot o'Gold
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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 Parachute Songs and Play for Infants
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Parachute Play is back this winter! Join us for a FREE Parachute Song and Play for you and your baby (3-18 months). Learn new songs and find new ways to play with your baby every Friday in February, a program facilitated by E...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 05
Fri Feb 12
Fri Feb 19
Fri Feb 26
Icon of the event After School Stories and Games
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

After school reading and fun activities for students grades 4 to 7. Registration is required. Sign up in person or call 416-394-5210.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 01
Tue Dec 08
Icon of the event Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below

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

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 28
Sat Dec 05
Sat Dec 12
Sat Dec 19
Icon of the event March Break Fun: Stories, Crafts and Games
11:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below

Join us for stories, crafts and games during March Break....

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 14
Sat Mar 19
Icon of the event Meet Franklin the Turtle: Storytime and Mascot Visit
Fri Dec 04, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join us for a very special Franklin the Turtle storytime for all children and their families. Meet our mascot guest Franklin who will visit us from The City of Toronto Franklin Children's Garden!...

Icon of the event Stories from the East
Sat Dec 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The world is full of stories!!...