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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 22, 2014 - Sat Dec 13, 2014
Sanderson

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

Icon of the event Summer Saturday Family Story-Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Jones

Come in and enjoy our stories and songs for the whole family.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 16
Icon of the event Eureka! -- Mr Zinger's Hat!
Tue Aug 12, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thorncliffe

Do you like telling stories? Listen to a great story about creating tales from a hat, and make your own story-hat craft to take home. Suitable for children ages 5 and under. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be ha...

Icon of the event Eureka! -- Origami Paper Folding Fun!
Thu Aug 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thorncliffe

What can you make by folding a piece of paper? Listen to a creative story about paper folding, and try your hand at making a fun origami craft. Suitable for children ages 6 and up. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before...

Icon of the event Eureka! -- Fun With Wool!
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thorncliffe

What kinds of things can you make with wool? Listen to a wonderfully wooly story and make you own fluffy craft to take home. Suitable for children ages 5 and under. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be handed out ...

Icon of the event Eureka! -- Guess the Invention Charades!
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thorncliffe

Can you pretend to be something you're not? Listen to a story about being something else and try our spin on the game of charades for a chance to win a small prize. Suitable for kids ages 6 and up. Tickets will be available h...

Icon of the event Eureka! -- TD Summer Reading Club School-Age Activities
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Are you a dreamer of dreams and a maker of worlds? Join the TD Summer Reading Club for a chance to hear inspiring stories about other inventors, the crazy contraptions that they made, and make a fantastic craft to take home. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents and caregivers....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Wed Aug 06
Wed Aug 13
Icon of the event School Readiness (Children Entering JK)
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

This program will focus on strengthening the child's independence skills, social skills, and communication skills in preparation for junior kindergarten. In partnership with the Ontario Early Years Centre. Register in perso...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event Eureka! -- Let's Make Music!
Tue Jul 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thorncliffe

Do you like making your own music? Listen to a rhythmic story and learn how to make your own homemade drum. Suitable for children ages 5 and under. Parents and care-givers welcome. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before...