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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for Saturday Family Time. Enjoy songs, stories, rhymes and bounces for children ages 0-5. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 05
Sat May 12
Sat May 19
Sat May 26
Icon of the event Sharing Métis Stories
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Together we will read a Métis story and talk about the lessons it can teach us. Followed by a craft activity that shares teachings and cultural knowledge from the story.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 02
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 16
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event BabyTime & Living and Learning with Baby with Toronto Public Health
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Stories, songs, fingerplays, bouncing and tickling rhymes for babies from birth to 12 months with their parents or caregivers. After a Toronto Public Health nurse will lead a discussion on a variety of topics including parent...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 16
Wed May 23
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Is your child between Grades 1 and 6? Does your child need extra help to improve their reading skills? If so, then please join us for free hourly one on one individualised sessions with volunteers. Space is limited, please re...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 02
Wed May 09
Wed May 16
Wed May 23
Wed May 30
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us at Palmerston Branch for our weekly family time every Friday at 10:30 am from Sept 8 - Dec 15. We'll have stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 27
Fri May 04
Fri May 11
Fri May 18
Fri May 25
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Stories, songs, fingerplays, bouncing, and tickling rhymes for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 03
Thu May 10
Thu May 17
Thu May 24
Thu May 31
Icon of the event Learning Through Play
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

Join us and learn about the importance of play in your child's early development. Learn strategies for communicating with your child and techniques to help them learn as they play. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 02
Wed May 09
Wed May 16
Wed May 23
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Forest Hill

Songs, stories, and tickling rhymes for children ages 19 months and up and their caregivers. Registration not required. Please call 416-393-7706 for details.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 30
Mon May 07
Mon May 14
Mon May 28
Icon of the event Passionate about...Music
Sat Jul 07, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Runnymede

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Icon of the event Passionate about...Play
Sat Aug 04, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Runnymede

Unleash your passions with our feature title. Listen to ...

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