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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Join us for an evening storytime. Come in your pyjamas as we sing songs, recite rhymes and read bedtime stories. Suitable for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 16
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Wed Oct 07
Wed Oct 14
Icon of the event Easy, Homemade Baby Food
Mon Sep 14, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Jones

In this informative workshop led by the Kitchen Library, participants will learn how and what to feed their babies in the first year. Content covered includes how to introduce solids, how to make baby food at home affordabili...

Icon of the event Dr. De Soto Puppet Show
Mon Oct 19, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Dr. De Soto, a mouse dentist, copes with the toothaches of various animals except those with a taste for mice, until the day a fox comes to him in great pain. Based on the picture book by William Steig.

Icon of the event Wings of Discovery
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

This is a science-based program for children 2-6 years old. It will cover 8 projects such as a trip to my home, a trip to my community, a trip to the garden, a trip around the world, a trip with transportation, a trip to the...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 10
Thu Sep 17
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Icon of the event Bird Stories and Science
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about the nature of birds through stories and a craft. Drop-in after school.

Icon of the event Saturday Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
St. Clair/Silverthorn

Don't sleep in, drop in! Join us Saturday morning for stories, songs and rhymes. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 24
Sat Oct 31
Sat Nov 07
Sat Nov 14
Sat Nov 21
Icon of the event 400th anniversary of  Étienne Brûlé Journey of 1615.    Stories
Sat Sep 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

Hear the story of Turtle Island and Moon Woman's children. Learn about the Humber River and the trail near by; how it was shared eventually with the French newcomers and later the English....

Icon of the event Halloween Party
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Listen to stories, make a monster mask and rock your costume. Drop-in after school.

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Children Grades 1 to 6 requiring help with reading, homework, and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Call 416-394-1006 or drop in to the library to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09