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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Poetry
Thu Apr 09, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Celebrate Poetry Month with some rhymes.

Icon of the event Book Nook
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Come and listen to an exciting book read by your favourite librarian! Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 02
Thu Apr 23
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

This is a one hour program. A half hour of bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. During the second half hour a Toronto Public Health nurse will p...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 01
Wed Apr 08
Wed Apr 15
Wed Apr 22
Wed Apr 29
Icon of the event Ready for Reading Family Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Stories, songs and rhymes for children aged 3-5 years with their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 04
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
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 May 19
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
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 Creative Play
9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Creative Play is an interactive drop-in program for children 0-6 years with their parents or caregivers. This priogram includes arts and crafts, stories, and circle time. This program is co-sponsored with the Agincourt Commun...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 21
Thu Apr 23
Tue Apr 28
Thu Apr 30
Tue May 05
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 Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Sat Apr 25
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 Apr 04
Sat Apr 18
Sat May 02
Sat May 16
Sat May 30
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.