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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Celebrate Nikolaus!
Sat Dec 06, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Runnymede

Have you been good this year? Nikolaus knows! For German children, the tradition of cleaning your shoes before Nikolaus visits is very important because if your shoes are dirty, where will Nikolaus put the presents? Will you ...

Icon of the event Baby Time
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Dawes Road

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies with parents and caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 14
Wed Jan 21
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Dawes Road

Stories, songs, rhymes and crafts for children with parents and caregivers. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 16
Fri Jan 23
Fri Jan 30
Fri Feb 06
Fri Feb 13
Icon of the event Leading to Reading Volunteers
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Volunteers needed, adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one hour per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library.

Icon of the event Winter Puppet Show
Sat Dec 13, 2014 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Beaches

Winter Puppet Show : The Snow Tree...

Icon of the event Valentine's Day Story-time and Craft
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Jones

Celebrate Valentine's Day with the whole family!

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 Jan. 5 - Jan. 17. Child's library card required. Draw on Jan. 19.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 29
Thu Feb 05
Thu Feb 12
Thu Feb 19
Thu Feb 26
Icon of the event Family Crafts and Stories
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Come and join us at Thorncliffe branch for an hour-long program of stories and crafts for children of all ages. Parents and care-givers welcome. For more information call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 29
Sat Dec 13
Sat Jan 10
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 21
Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

Toronto Public Library?s wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

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.