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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 17
Tue Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Icon of the event Baby Time and Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. Drop in program....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 13
Fri Oct 20
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 03
Fri Nov 10
Icon of the event Sensory Baby Storytime Fridays
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for FREE Sensory Song and Storytime program where you and your baby (3 ? 18 months) and learn some sensory play, new songs and stories, a program facilitated by East York East Toronto Ontario Early Years Centre....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 13
Fri Oct 20
Fri Oct 27
Icon of the event Rainbow Family Storytime
11:00 am - 11:35 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Stories, songs, and crafts to celebrate all kinds of families and all gender-fabulous children!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 30
Sat Oct 28
Icon of the event Culture Day - Ballet: Let's Talk About It
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us in celebrating Culture Days by taking part in telling the story of The Sleeping Beauty. Dress up like the King, dance a royal waltz at court and beware of that evil fairy Carabosse! Parents/caregivers and tots aged 0-...

Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Stories, songs, rhymes, and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in program. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 16
Sat Sep 23
Sat Sep 30
Sat Oct 07
Sat Oct 14
Icon of the event Baby Lap Time
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Learn new songs, rhymes and finger plays; and foster bonding with your baby! For Parents and their Babies up to 14 months. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 11
Mon Sep 18
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 09
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 Family Time with Early Years Centre
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

A two hour fun filled morning for the whole family. Rhymes, stories, finger plays and lots of playtime....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 06
Wed Sep 13
Wed Sep 20
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 04
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 02, 2017 - Sat Dec 30, 2017
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

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, at a specified t...