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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Don Mills

Join Karen Gray for a sing-a-long to celebrate the holiday season For children of all ages! No registration required.

Icon of the event French Family Time
Sat Dec 03, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Don Mills

Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for children 5 years and under in French, with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in. No registration required.

Icon of the event STEM Story Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Story Time. Stories and activities for children 3-5. Call or visit the branch to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Mon Nov 07
Mon Nov 14
Mon Nov 21
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Wed Sep 28, 2016 - Wed Jun 14, 2017
Location: Northern District

Get extra help with your reading and writing. LTR is a literacy program for kids in grades 1-6. Kids are paired with a volunteer for one hour a week to practice their reading and writing skills. Sessions take place on Wednesd...

Icon of the event Leading to Reading - Volunteers
All Day on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Volunteers needed! Adults, seniors, and high school students needed for one or more hours per week to provide individualized help for children (Grades 1-6) in reading....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Icon of the event Spanish Storytime
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us one Saturday per month for a special Spanish Storytime! Bring your children aged 2-7 to have fun and learn with stories, songs and rhymes....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 29
Sat Nov 26
Sat Dec 17
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
All Day on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Leading to Reading is a free program for children Grades 1-6 in need of extra support in reading and writing. Children are matched with a volunteer, who will work with them one-on-one for one hour every week. Session times in...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Stories, songs and tickling rhymes for children 19 to 35 months and their caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 23
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Icon of the event Family Time
10:15 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Songs, rhymes and stories for children five years and under and their caregivers. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 22
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Share some of the very best stories, rhymes, songs and verse. Learn how to lay a solid foundation for your child's future love of reading and learning. Be sure to take home great books for bedtime reading all week long. Drop ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19