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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maryvale

A half hour of stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes for children from birth to age 5. Limited to 20 children with parents/caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 12
Sat Jun 23
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10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Stories, songs, games, parachute play, rhymes and a robot or two!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 30
Mon May 07
Mon May 14
Mon May 21
Mon May 28
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10:30 am - 11:10 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: St. Lawrence

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


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 02
Wed May 09
Wed May 16
Wed May 23
Wed May 30
Icon of the event Paws 4 Reading
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Drop in and read to Percy the therapy dog a story. All children welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 12
Sat May 26
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 23
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10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required. Please note: no program on Apr. 28 or May 26.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 12
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Pete the Cat Party
Mon May 07, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Wychwood

Join us for a special hour dedicated to the wonders of Pete the Cat! Celebrate this beloved fictional character through groovy stories, songs, and crafts. Most appropriate children ages 4 to 7, but all children are welcome. A...

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11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

(19 months-3 years) Stories, songs, parachute play, rhymes and a robot or two!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 30
Mon May 07
Mon May 14
Mon May 21
Mon May 28
Icon of the event Summer Story Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Stories, songs and rhymes for young children with their parents or caregivers. DROP IN.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, puppets, and stories for babies from birth to 17 months with their parents or caregivers. Register by ballot (in person or by telephone) Mar. 19-31. Draw after...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 08
Tue May 15
Tue May 22
Icon of the event Preschool Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 3-5 years with their parents or caregivers. DROP IN.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 30
Mon May 07
Mon May 14

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.