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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event School Readiness (Children Entering JK)
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

This program will focus on strengthening the child's independence skills, social skills, and communication skills in preparation for junior kindergarten. In partnership with the Ontario Early Years Centre. Register in perso...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event Summer Fun Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join us this summer for stories, songs and rhymes for children 0-5 with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in. * Daycare groups, please call ahead to register, space is limited....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Fri Aug 15
Fri Aug 22
Icon of the event Summer Stories and Songs
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us as we make stories come alive with books, songs and activities....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 28
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Sat Jun 13, 2015
Bloor/Gladstone

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2014) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Reading Buddies
1:45 pm - 3:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Share books and stories with a trained volunteer, play games and try fun activities that will encourage reading and conversation! Children who need reading practise over the summer will benefit from this program....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Thu Aug 21
Icon of the event Family Time
10:00 am - 10:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for an interactive early literacy course. Sessions include stories, rhymes, activities and much more. For parent/caregiver and children under 5 years....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 07
Fri Nov 14
Fri Nov 21
Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Come and meet other parents and discuss adjusting to parenthood, infant nutrition, growth and development, caring for a sick child, keeping your child safe, and discover more community resources to help you along the way. CAN...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 20
Wed Oct 08
Icon of the event Summer Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Summer fun for babies! Join us for bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, stories and activities for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. For information, call the branch 416-396-8969.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
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 Aug 02
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 16
Sat Aug 23
Sat Aug 30
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 Sep 06
Sat Sep 13
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Sat Oct 04