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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Rob Joy's Summertime Sing-along!
Wed Jul 23, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Bendale

Come and Celebrate the Summertime with children's entertainer Rob Joy and his puppet sidekick "Sluggo". This song-singin', guitar-strummin' musician leads the audience through a mix of original and traditional songs in a ful...

Icon of the event Family Story Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays for children and their parents/caregivers. Ages 6 years old and younger. Register in person or by phone at 416-396-8979.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 26
Sat Aug 02
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 16
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 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....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 01
Fri Aug 08
Fri Aug 15
Fri Aug 22
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 Eureka! TD Summer Reading Club for Older Kids
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

A special summer club for curious kids. Explore! Create! Make! Learn!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Wed Aug 06
Wed Aug 13
Wed Aug 20
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...

Icon of the event Eureka! -- Origami Paper Folding Fun!
Thu Aug 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thorncliffe

What can you make by folding a piece of paper? Listen to a creative story about paper folding, and try your hand at making a fun origami craft. Suitable for children ages 6 and up. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before...

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 ...