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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 Family Circle Time
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join the Jane/Finch EarlyON Child and Family Centre staff in Family Circle Time which offers children ages 0-6 and their caregivers an opportunity to use creative materials and explore various activities that support early de...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 27
Mon Sep 03
Mon Sep 10
Mon Sep 17
Mon Sep 24
Icon of the event Saturday Family Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Scarborough Civic Centre

Join library staff for stories, songs and rhymes to wake you up in the morning! Program is suitable for children 18 months to 5 years and their parents/caregivers. Drop in program.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 25
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Icon of the event Leading to Reading
9:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pleasant View

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 Saturday morn...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 25
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Icon of the event Toddler Time and Play
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 13
Thu Sep 20
Thu Sep 27
Icon of the event Preschool Summer Wonder
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Scarborough Civic Centre

Celebrate summer with stories, songs, and activities. Our theme this year is nature and wildlife.


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 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 Stories in the Park
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Join us for summer stories on the grass behind the library. This event is B.Y.O. blanket. In the event of rain, we will gather in the program room.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 21

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