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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Pajama Time
7:00 pm - 7:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Join us for an evening storytime. Wear your jammies and we will too.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 21
Thu Oct 19
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Davenport

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, who will work with them one-on-one for one hour every week, on Thursday even...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 24
Thu Aug 31
Thu Sep 07
Thu Sep 14
Thu Sep 21
Icon of the event Family Time with Ashima Suri
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Dance along during an interactive Bolly Yoga Family Storytime with a very special guest! Drop into Room 2 and get into the movement and rhythm of storytelling. This program is presented by Ashima Suri, Fairview's 2017 Artist ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 09
Sat Oct 07
Sat Nov 04
Icon of the event Basic Baby Signs
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. James Town

Join us for a free mini-workshops to introduce you and your infant to Basic Baby Signs language (3-18 months), a program offered by EYET, Ontario Early Years....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 08
Fri Sep 15
Fri Sep 22
Fri Sep 29
Icon of the event Ready for Reading Preschool Storytime
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

Rhymes, stories and songs for preschoolers (0 to 5yrs) and their caregivers


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 13
Fri Sep 15
Wed Sep 20
Fri Sep 22
Wed Sep 27
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Stories, songs and simple crafts for toddlers 19 to 35 months old, accompanied by parents or caregivers. Registration begins Monday, October 2, 2017. To register, please call the branch at 416-395-5750 or visit the second flo...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Mon Nov 06
Mon Nov 13
Icon of the event Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Listen to storybooks and sing along with favourite songs! Drop in every Saturday morning, rain or shine, in Room 2 or the KidsStop. All children accompanied by parents and caregivers are welcome, no registration required. For...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 19
Sat Aug 26
Sat Sep 02
Sat Sep 09
Sat Sep 16
Icon of the event Board Games in the Library
Tue Aug 22, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Enjoy a game or two with new and classic board games. Daycares and large groups must call the branch to register.

Icon of the event Music and Movement
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: College/Shaw

Join us for a series of Monday morning sessions of Music and Movement for Kids - enjoy songs, dance and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 11
Mon Sep 18
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Icon of the event Ready for Reading Babytime
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Perth/Dupont

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 24
Thu Sep 14
Thu Sep 21
Thu Sep 28
Thu Oct 05