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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Wings of Discovery
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

This is a science-based program for children 2-6 years old. It will cover 8 projects such as a trip to my home, a trip to my community, a trip to the garden, a trip around the world, a trip with transportation, a trip to the...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 10
Thu Sep 17
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Icon of the event Public Art in T.O
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Each week learn about prominent artists who have helped shape Toronto landscape. Followed by a art activity.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 17
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
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 age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Aug. 10th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 19
Icon of the event Bird Stories and Science
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:50 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about the nature of birds through stories and a craft. Drop-in after school.

Icon of the event Dr. De Soto Puppet Show
Mon Oct 19, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Dr. De Soto, a mouse dentist, copes with the toothaches of various animals except those with a taste for mice, until the day a fox comes to him in great pain. Based on the picture book by William Steig.

Icon of the event Halloween Party
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:50 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Listen to stories, make a monster mask and rock your costume. Drop-in after school.

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Children Grades 1 to 6 requiring help with reading, homework, and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
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 Sep 19
Sat Oct 03
Sat Oct 17
Sat Oct 31
Sat Nov 14
Icon of the event Cantonese Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years old, with their parents or caregivers. Registration begins Sept. 1st. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
Tue Oct 20
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 03
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 Sep 10
Thu Sep 17
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08