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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 04, 2016 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Location: Sanderson

Students Grades 1 to 6 requiring help with reading, homework, and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week - Mondays or Saturdays. Free program. Registration required.

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 Father's Day Storytime
Sat Jun 18, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

Join us for stories, activities and make a craft to take home for Dad! For ages 4 and up. To register, visit the branch or call 416-396-8740.

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 Jun 01
Wed Jun 08
Wed Jun 15
Wed Jun 22
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Launch
Sat Jun 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

Come and join us for a great afternoon activity, and register for this year's TD Summer Reading Club. Everyone is welcome!...

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 Jun 01
Fri Jun 03
Wed Jun 08
Fri Jun 10
Wed Jun 15
Icon of the event Toddlertime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, and stories for toddlers from 19 months to 4 years of age with their parents or caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06
Mon Jun 13
Mon Jun 20
Mon Jun 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 Jun 11
Sat Jun 25
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 French Story Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Children 5-10 years old will listen to stories and songs in French. Registration begins June 8th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 09
Sat Jul 23
Sat Aug 06
Sat Aug 20