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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Stories, songs and rhymes for children aged 0-5 years with their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Oct 22
Sat Oct 29
Icon of the event Readiness to Learn
9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

This program is for children 3 years old and their parents/caregivers. It includes activities that improve cognitive thinking, motor skills, socialization and independence to help children feel more confident when starting sc...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Preschool STEM Storytime: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Join us for a special four-week series introducing preschoolers to early STEM concepts through activities, stories and play. Drop-in, no registration is required to participate.


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

The Fluffy and Patches Rabbit Story Time.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 24, 2016 - Sat Dec 17, 2016
Location: Eatonville

Leading to Reading is a free program for children in Grades 1-6 who are 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 s...

Icon of the event Fun with Numbers
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Children will start to recognize numbers by participating in different hands-on activities which may include number puzzles, counting toys, counting beads and flashcards. For children 2-6. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event STEM Preschool Storytime
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for our first special STEM Storytime series. Listen to stories and songs, try simple fun hands-on experiments and concepts in science, technology, engineering and math. For children, ages 3-5, with a caregiver. Par...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Thu Oct 27
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:05 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Rexdale

The Patches Rabbit Storytime


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Icon of the event Parent-Child Mother Goose
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Join us with your babies or young children and enjoy a morning of rhymes, songs, and stories. Birth to 18 months. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 10
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Icon of the event Let's Learn Together
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Staff of Ontario Early Years, Scarborough East will be presenting this interactive, drop-in program for children ages 0 to 6 years. Each week will focus on developing creativity and imagination through various activities suc...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 26
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31