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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Shake, Shimmy, and Boogie
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Wychwood

A music and movement program combining songs, rhymes, dance, and stretching activities to get children on their feet and moving. Children will develop motor skills, learn to identify patterns, and explore their creativity. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 01
Tue May 08
Tue May 15
Tue May 22
Icon of the event Family Time
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
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Stories, rhymes, finger plays, and action songs for toddlers ages 19 months to 3 years and their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 25
Icon of the event Bilingual French & English Storytime
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Wychwood

Join us for a bilingual French/English storytime filled with stories, songs, and rhymes. For children ages 0 to 6.

Icon of the event Saturday Stories
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Stories and songs for children of all ages and parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 21
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 05
Sat May 12
Sat May 19
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Stories, songs and rhymes for children age 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. DROP IN.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 01
Tue May 08
Tue May 15
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from 10 to 18 months with their parents and caregivers. DROP IN.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 25
Wed May 02
Wed May 09
Wed May 16
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
Icon of the event Family Time
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 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 Thursday Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Wychwood

Join us for Thursday Family Time! Enjoy songs, stories, and rhymes for children ages 0-6. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 19
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 03
Thu May 10
Thu May 17

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