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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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. We have stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents and caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 24
Fri Aug 31
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 14
Fri Sep 21
Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Enjoy fun activities, stories, songs and rhymes at a staff-led storytime for the entire family. For children with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 25
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Icon of the event Pyjama Storytime
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 25
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 27
Tue Dec 18
Icon of the event Let's Learn Together
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Highland Creek

This interactive, drop-in program is designed for families and their children ages 0 - 6 years. Each week we will focus on developing creativity and imagination through various activities such as crafts, play and more.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 12
Wed Sep 19
Wed Sep 26
Wed Oct 03
Wed Oct 10
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 individualized sessions with volunteers. Space is limited. Please co...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 05
Wed Sep 12
Wed Sep 19
Wed Sep 26
Wed Oct 03
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Highland Creek

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 Thursdays @ 5...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 13
Thu Sep 20
Thu Sep 27
Thu Oct 04
Thu Oct 11
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Come join us this summer for bouncing songs, stories and rhymes! Ages 0-18 months. Parent or caregiver participation required. Drop In.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 21
Tue Aug 28
Icon of the event Early Years Program at Woodview Park
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodview Park

Join Woodview Park Library in celebrating the greatest game on earth. Woodview Park and Northwood Neighbourhood Services offer an early years program for children and parents. The program includes, free play, storytime and si...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 21
Wed Aug 22
Tue Aug 28
Wed Aug 29
Tue Sep 04
Icon of the event Music and Movement
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Highland Creek

This is an interactive program designed for families and their children ages birth to 6 years old. Focusing on bouncing babies and terrific toddlers! Parents/Caregivers will become familiar with children songs and actions. Sp...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 11
Tue Sep 18
Tue Sep 25
Tue Oct 02
Tue Oct 09
Icon of the event Family Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Come join us for some fun songs, stories and rhymes! Meet new friends and have some fun in the library! Ages 0-5. Parent or caregiver participation required. Drop In. **Please note there will be no Family Time on August 16.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 23
Thu Aug 30

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