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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. James Town

Learn new songs and find new ways to play with your baby (aged 3 - 18 months). This program is facilitated by East York East Toronto, Ontario Early Years Centre.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 09
Fri Sep 16
Fri Sep 23
Fri Sep 30
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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Stories, songs and rhymes for children from birth to 5 years with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 06
Wed Jul 13
Wed Jul 20
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03
Icon of the event Family Time
Thu Jun 30, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Forest Hill

Come celebrate Canada Day with an extra special Family Time storytime for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. Registration is not required, but space is limited. Please call 416-393-7706 for more information.

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11:15 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: High Park

Saturday Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 03
Sat Sep 10
Sat Sep 17
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 01
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Thu Jul 07, 2016 - Thu Aug 18, 2016
Location: Davenport

Children Grades 1 - 6 requiring help with reading, homework and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. This is a free program and registration is required.

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...

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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

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


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 04
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
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10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 5 and under, with their caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 01
Fri Jul 08
Fri Jul 15
Fri Jul 22
Fri Jul 29
Icon of the event Summer Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Thu Jul 07, 2016 - Thu Aug 18, 2016
Location: Davenport

Children Grades 1 - 6 requiring help with reading, homework and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. This is a free program and registration is required.

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