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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

This fall, come join us for stories, rhymes and songs on Fridays 10:30-11:00 am. Suitable for families with children from birth-5 years and caregivers. Daycare groups are welcome. Please contact the branch for more informatio...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
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 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 Halloween Bedtime Spooky Storytime!
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Palmerston

A special spooky bedtime storytime 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 registration required....

Icon of the event Saturday Story times
11:00 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below
Jones

Join us for songs and stories on these Saturday Story time dates. Suitable for pre-school age children and up....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 12
Sat Sep 26
Sat Oct 17
Sat Nov 07
Sat Nov 21
Icon of the event Pyjama Time
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Join us for an evening storytime. Come in your pyjamas as we sing songs, recite rhymes and read bedtime stories. Suitable for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 16
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Wed Oct 07
Wed Oct 14
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
Ongoing event running from Sat Oct 03, 2015 - Sat Jun 11, 2016
Eatonville

Children (Grades 1-6 as of Sept. 2015) with reading difficulties receive individualized help for one hour per week on Saturdays at the library. Free program. Registration required.

Icon of the event Easy, Homemade Baby Food
Mon Sep 14, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Jones

In this informative workshop led by the Kitchen Library, participants will learn how and what to feed their babies in the first year. Content covered includes how to introduce solids, how to make baby food at home affordabili...

Icon of the event Family Time
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and a craft to take home! All ages, drop into the children's department. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 05
Sat Sep 12
Sat Sep 19
Sat Sep 26
Sat Oct 03
Icon of the event Toddler Time
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Drop in for 30 mins of stories, songs and rhymes. Stay and play with Lego, puzzles, toys and more! Ages 14 months-3 years old. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 12