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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 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 Preschool Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children ages 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration required. For more information, visit the branch or call 416-393-7663


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Icon of the event Eureka! -- Origami Paper Folding Fun!
Thu Aug 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thorncliffe

What can you make by folding a piece of paper? Listen to a creative story about paper folding, and try your hand at making a fun origami craft. Suitable for children ages 6 and up. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before...

Icon of the event Eureka! -- Duct Tape Creativity!
Thu Jul 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thorncliffe

What can you make with a roll of duct tape? Listen to a story about a sticky situation and try your hand at making something neat using only duct tape. Suitable for children ages 6 and up. Tickets will be handed out 30 minute...

Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Stories, songs, activities and fun for children 5 years and under on Tuesdays from July 8 - 29. Drop-in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 29
Icon of the event Eureka! -- TD Summer Reading Club Preschool Stories & Crafts
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Are you a maker and a shaker? Join the TD Summer Reading Club for a chance to hear some fun stories about great ideas and crazy inventions, and make an awesome craft to take home. Suitable for children ages 3 - 5 with a paren...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Tue Aug 12
Icon of the event Njacko Backo en français
Thu Jul 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Beaches

Musique et contes d'Afrique avec Njacko Backo....

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Jul 07, 2014 - Sat Aug 23, 2014
Northern District

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2013) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week at the library. Free program. Registration required....

Icon of the event Eureka! -- Mr Zinger's Hat!
Tue Aug 12, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thorncliffe

Do you like telling stories? Listen to a great story about creating tales from a hat, and make your own story-hat craft to take home. Suitable for children ages 5 and under. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be ha...