Reading Programs & Storytimes

4:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. James Town

Students Grades 1 to 6 requiring help with reading, homework, and study skills receive individualized help for one hour per week - Tuesdays or Thursdays. Free program. Registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 15
Tue Nov 20
Thu Nov 22
Tue Nov 27
Thu Nov 29
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

This 30 minute program consists of bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Registration is required. There is a limit of fifteen babies.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 14
Wed Nov 21
Wed Nov 28
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

UPDATE: this program will be cancelled from mid-November for approximately 2 months due to branch renovations. Similar programs are offered at the following branches: ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 19
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

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 on Thursday eveni...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 15
Thu Nov 22
Thu Nov 29
Thu Dec 06
Thu Dec 13
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

This four week program will introduce families to sign language. Sign language can reduce frustration, heighten verbal growth and strengthen communication skills. Families will come together in a large group setting, to sign ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 16
Fri Nov 23
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 14
Wed Nov 21
Wed Nov 28
Wed Dec 05
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Stories, songs and rhymes for children 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Family Time runs from 10:30-11:00 AM, followed by Stay and Play from 11:00-11:30 AM.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 20
Tue Nov 27
Tue Dec 04
Tue Dec 11
Tue Dec 18
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

A program for parents and caregivers with children birth - 6 years. The program will provide the opportunity to socialize and learn in an early learning environment. Painting, cut and paste, markers and crayons, play dough, b...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 02
Fri Jan 04
Wed Jan 09
Fri Jan 11
Wed Jan 16
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

UPDATE: this program will be cancelled from mid-November for approximately 2 months due to branch renovations. Similar programs are offered at the following branches:...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 16
Fri Nov 23
Wed Jan 23, 2019 | 10:00 am - 10:25 am
Location: Port Union

Register and attend the first program on the same day! In person registration begins at 10 am. Toddler Time is a free half hour program and it will be held for six weeks, from Wed. Jan. 23 - Feb. 27, from 10:30-11:00 a.m. It ...