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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Toddler Time Drop-In
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Locke

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 18 months to 30 months with their parents or caregivers.

Icon of the event Baby Time  Drop-In
Thu Jul 28, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Locke

Boouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers.

Icon of the event Summer Friendship Circle
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

A free 4 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:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
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 Summer Reading Club Party with Singalong Tim and Lori
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Music, fun and treats to launch the Summer Reading Club at Gerrard-Ashdale. With entertainers Tim and Lori of Singalong Tim and the Pacifiers. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Family Time with Early Learning Years
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 Jul 06
Wed Jul 13
Wed Jul 20
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 03
Icon of the event Summer Friendship Circle
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

A free 4 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 Jul 05
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 19
Tue Jul 26
Icon of the event Learning Through Play
10:30 am - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Co-sponsored program with Heart Beatz - Cliffcrest Community Centre. Drop in activities include pre-reading, arts and crafts.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 02
Sat Jul 09
Sat Jul 16
Sat Jul 23
Sat Jul 30
Icon of the event Owl and Friends' Dream Catcher
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Find out more about aboriginal lore. Watch NFB animation based on native legends, and make your own dream catcher. Kids 6-12. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 25
Wed Jun 22