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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Baby Time (0-9 months)
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 12
Thu Jan 19
Thu Jan 26
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 24, 2016 - Sat Jun 10, 2017
Location: Cedarbrae

Leading to Reading is a free program for children Grades 1-6 in need of extra support in reading and writing. Children are matched with a volunteer tutor, who will work with each child one-on-one at a regular time, one hour e...

Icon of the event Baby Time (10-18 months)
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from 10 to 18 months with their parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 13
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2016) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Tuesday or Thursday at the library. Session start times are: 4pm, 5pm, 6pm or 7pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Thu Oct 06
Tue Oct 11
Thu Oct 13
Tue Oct 18
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Stories, songs and crafts for children aged 5 and under with their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 07
Sat Jan 14
Sat Jan 21
Icon of the event Halloween Storytime
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

Prepare for a scare! Come in a costume for spooky stories, songs and a craft....

Icon of the event Saturday Stories!
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Elmbrook Park

Join us for fun stories and a craft each Saturday....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Icon of the event Fall Friendship Circle
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

A free 8 Week registered program for middle age children Focussing on building children's social skills. Pre-registration is required as spaces are limited. Please contact the branch or Marisa to confirm the exact age group. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Tue Nov 08
Icon of the event Junction Family Resource Centre
10:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

A free program for children 5 and younger and their parent/caretakers....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Nov 07
Mon Nov 14
Mon Nov 21
Icon of the event Preschool STEM Storytime: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Join us for a special four-week series introducing preschoolers to early STEM concepts through activities, stories and play. Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to explore and have fun....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Sat Nov 05