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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Sat Jun 13, 2015
Northern District

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2014) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week at the library. 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 23
Sat May 30
Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month Storytime - Arabic
Sat May 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Northern District

Come join us for a very special bilingual storytime in Arabic and English for Asian Heritage Month. Enjoy lots of stories and tales, and make a culturally inspired craft! Everyone is welcome, so come explore a new culture wit...

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 May 25
Mon Jun 01
Mon Jun 08
Mon Jun 15
Mon Jun 22
Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month Storytime - Tagalog
Mon May 25, 2015 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Northern District

Come join us for a very special bilingual storytime in Tagalog and English for Asian Heritage Month. Enjoy lots of stories and tales, and make a culturally inspired craft! Everyone is welcome, so come explore a new culture wi...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19-35 months with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Mar 12th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 25
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 26
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
Tue Jun 23
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 19 months to 35 months and their caregivers. To register visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 27
Wed Jun 03
Wed Jun 10
Wed Jun 17
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 May 28
Thu Jun 04
Thu Jun 11
Thu Jun 18
Icon of the event Preschool Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Stories, fingerplays and songs for children 3-5 yrs and their caregivers. To register, visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 28
Thu Jun 04
Thu Jun 11
Thu Jun 18