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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Pete the Cat Storytime & Craft
Fri May 27, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Northern District

Enjoy Pete the Cat favourites with a take home craft!...

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Launch
Sat Jun 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

Come and join us for a great afternoon activity, and register for this year's TD Summer Reading Club. Everyone is welcome!...

Icon of the event Parachute Songs and Play for Infants
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Parachute Play is back! 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 May. This program is facilitated by East York Ea...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 27
Icon of the event Babytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 27
Icon of the event Afternoon Story Time
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in the afternoon. For babies, toddlers, preschoolers and children of all ages including their parents or caregivers. Drop in welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06
Mon Jun 13
Mon Jun 20
Mon Jun 27
Icon of the event Babytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Meet other new moms or caregivers and bond with your baby at Downsview's Babytime! Join us for a half hour of songs, simple stories and rhymes for babies aged birth to 18 months. Advance registration is required and begins on...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 07
Tue Jun 14
Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Stories, songs, activities and fun for children 5 years and under on Tuesdays from July 5 to August 23....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 05
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 19
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 02
Icon of the event  Children's Author Visit: Jill Javelosa-Alvarez
Thu Jul 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bendale

Canadian children's author, Jill Javelosa-Alvarez, will help kids discover fun and interactive ways to learn one of the building blocks of reading and writing - our alphabet. Join us for an engaging afternoon of music, moveme...

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club -- School Age Actvities
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Come and join us for some fun activities on Thursday afternoons during July and August. Suitable for children ages 6 to 10. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be available 30 minutes before the programs begins -- s...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Thu Aug 11