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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 20
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1:00 pm - 1:00 pm 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 Jun 28
Thu Jul 05
Thu Jul 12
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
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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 May 26
Sat Jun 02
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11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and bounces for babies from birth to 18 months with a parent or caregiver. Free program. No registration required. Six-week session beginning May 11.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 25
Fri Jun 01
Fri Jun 08
Fri Jun 15
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 Jun 09
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
Sat Aug 25, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for stories!

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 29
Tue Jun 05
Tue Jun 12
Tue Jun 19
Tue Jun 26
Icon of the event Wacky Wednesdays
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Stories, activities, crafts, and fun for ages 2 1/2 to 5 yrs. Pick up a ticket at the desk half an hour before the program starts.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 04
Wed Jul 11
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
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 May 26
Sat Jun 02
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 16
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Bugaboo
Tue Jul 03, 2018 | 2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and a craft as we explore the small, yet fascinating world of insects. Suitable for children ages 3-5 with parent and/or caregiver. No registration required. Daycares with groups of 10 or mo...

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