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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event School Readiness (Children Entering JK)
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

This program will focus on strengthening the child's independence skills, social skills, and communication skills in preparation for junior kindergarten. In partnership with the Ontario Early Years Centre. Register in perso...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Children 19 months to 5 years old will enjoy songs and stories in Cantonese. Registration begins Aug. 5th. Register in person or by phone. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 09
Tue Sep 16
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Icon of the event Book Buddies
10:30 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for a fun free 5-week interactive program for children 3-6 yrs of age and their caregivers, where we?ll read stories, create crafts, have snacks based on the stories, and experience the stories in many different fun w...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 28
Mon Aug 04
Mon Aug 11
Mon Aug 18
Mon Aug 25
Icon of the event Eureka! -- Fun With Wool!
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thorncliffe

What kinds of things can you make with wool? Listen to a wonderfully wooly story and make you own fluffy craft to take home. Suitable for children ages 5 and under. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be handed out ...

Icon of the event Summer Fun Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join us this summer for stories, songs and rhymes for children 0-5 with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in. * Daycare groups, please call ahead to register, space is limited....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Fri Aug 15
Fri Aug 22
Icon of the event Eureka! -- Let's Make Music!
Tue Jul 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thorncliffe

Do you like making your own music? Listen to a rhythmic story and learn how to make your own homemade drum. Suitable for children ages 5 and under. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
11:15 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Rhymes, songs and stories for toddlers from 19 to 36 months with parents or caregivers. Register in person, or by calling 416-393-7700 during the week of September 2-6....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 17
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 22
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for ages 3 to 5 years. Registration begins Aug. 1st. Register in person or by phone. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 03
Wed Sep 10
Wed Sep 17
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Icon of the event Baby/Toddler Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Dufferin/St.Clair

Stories, songs and tickling rhymes for babies/toddlers and their caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 17
Fri Oct 24
Fri Oct 31
Fri Nov 07
Fri Nov 14
Icon of the event Eureka! -- Guess the Invention Charades!
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thorncliffe

Can you pretend to be something you're not? Listen to a story about being something else and try our spin on the game of charades for a chance to win a small prize. Suitable for kids ages 6 and up. Tickets will be available h...