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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading Volunteers
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Volunteers needed, adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one hour per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library.

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Mon Jun 15, 2015
Evelyn Gregory

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept 2014) requiring help with reading and writing skills receive individualized help for one hour per week. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Saturday Storytime
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Start the weekend with themed stories, songs, rhymes and crafts for the preschool set. Drop-in....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 30
Icon of the event Family Crafts and Stories
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Come and join us at Thorncliffe branch for an hour-long program of stories and crafts for children of all ages. Parents and care-givers welcome. For more information call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 13
Sat Jun 27
Icon of the event Ready for Reading Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

(Birth-18 months) Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required. For more information, call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 01
Mon Jun 08
Mon Jun 15
Mon Jun 22
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and ryhmes for children 19 months to 5 years old with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Apr 17th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
Tue Jun 23
Icon of the event Library Fun Facts Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Take part in an interactive research club! Subjects covered in this series include: astronomy, anatomy, architecture, and ancient civilizations. Report on a topic and sit in on a mini presentation on the subject of the week...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 04
Thu Jun 11
Thu Jun 18
Icon of the event Pan Am Family Storytime
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Forest Hill

Celebrate the upcoming TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games with stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Registration not required, but space is limited. Siblings w...

Icon of the event Ontario Early Years Centre - School Readiness
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Forest Hill

Children entering kindergarten in 2015 will learn independent, social and communicative skills to prepare them for kindergarten. Registration is required in person or by calling 416-393-7706. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 17
Wed Jun 24
Wed Jul 08
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Icon of the event Preschool Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 3-5 years with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins June 2nd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 02
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30