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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 19, 2016 - Fri Jun 30, 2017
Location: Jane/Sheppard

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, at a specified t...

Icon of the event Learning Through Play
10:30 am - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Co-sponsored program with Heart Beatz - Cliffcrest Community Centre. Drop in activities include pre-reading, arts and crafts.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents and caregivers. Drop in. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Mon Nov 07
Icon of the event Toddler Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and more for toddlers 19-35 months and their parents/caregivers. Registration required. Please call 416-395-5966 or email janesheppard@torontopubliclibrary.ca.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 04
Icon of the event Play Group
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Drop-In to use our playroom set up for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Baby Time drop-in series Fall 2016. Eight sessions....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 04
Icon of the event Halloween Costume Party and Storytime
Thu Oct 27, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for Halloween bedtime stories, songs, puppets and costume party for the entire family. Wear your Halloween costume or pyjamas and bring a cuddly friend! Bring a "scary" story too if you have one to share. Drop-in. No ...

Icon of the event STEM Storytime
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

It is never too early to start having fun with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math! With a parent or caregiver, children aged 3-8 are invited to explore early STEM concepts, ignite curiosity and have fun. Series takes p...


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Nov 06
Sun Nov 13
Sun Nov 20
Sun Nov 27
Icon of the event Saturday Family Story Time
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Enjoy a fun-filled story time for the whole family!...