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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Location: Jane/Dundas

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2015) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Saturdays at the library....

Icon of the event Volunteering for Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 26, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Location: Jane/Dundas

Volunteers needed! Adults, seniors and students (Grade 9 and up preferred), for one or more hours per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading at the library. Our Leading to Reading program run...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 12 months to 23 months and their caregivers. To register visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 25
Wed Jun 01
Wed Jun 08
Wed Jun 15
Wed Jun 22
Icon of the event Together Time
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

A program for parents and caregivers with children birth - 6 years. The program will provide the opportunity to socialize and learn in an early learning environment. Painting, cut and paste, markers and crayons, play dough, b...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 25
Fri May 27
Wed Jun 01
Fri Jun 03
Wed Jun 08
Icon of the event Preschool Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 2+ yrs and their caregivers. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 26
Thu Jun 02
Thu Jun 09
Thu Jun 16
Thu Jun 23
Icon of the event Pete the Cat Storytime & Craft
Fri May 27, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Northern District

Enjoy Pete the Cat favourites with a take home craft!...

Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 27
Icon of the event Saturday Family Time
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration required. For more information call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 11
Sat Jun 25
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Stories, songs, rhymes and a craft for children 19 months to 5 years old, with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Apr. 4th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 07
Icon of the event Mini Scientists
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Listen to stories, participate in experiments, and learn something new! Each month we will discover a different science related theme! For children ages 3-5 with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 02