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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

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 Tuesday and S...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 22
Tue May 29
Tue Jun 05
Tue Jun 12
Tue Jun 19
Icon of the event Baby Time and Living and Learning With Baby
11:00 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Join us at Downsview Library for stories, songs, bounces and rhymes. Drop in. No registration required. For ages 0-18 months. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 22
Icon of the event Baby Time (10-18 months)
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from 10 to 18 months with their parents and caregivers. Please register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Third Floor, Room B. Registration begins March 5th.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 23
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parent or caregiver.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 23
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
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 23
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Familiarize your child with letters, numbers and colors at a staff-led storytime with stories, songs, rhymes and activities. For toddlers with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 23
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Baby Time & 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 23
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Stories, songs and rhymes for Toddlers 18 to 36 months and their parents or caregivers. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 24
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 07
Thu Jun 14
Thu Jun 21
Icon of the event Creative Time - Songs & Stories
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Scarborough Civic Centre

This program will encourage children to explore their creative and imaginary skills as well as participate in music and movement, songs and stories. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 24
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 07
Thu Jun 14
Thu Jun 21
Icon of the event Love, Laugh & Learn-EarlyON
10:00 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

A language and literacy program for parents and caregivers with their babies. Birth-12 months. Register in person or by calling Natalia at: 416-783-7298, Ext. 403. Third Floor, Room A.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 24
Thu May 31

Picture books, chapter books & audiobooks for kids 12 and under