Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Leading to Reading
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

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 Thursday eveni...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 25
Thu Nov 01
Thu Nov 08
Thu Nov 15
Thu Nov 22
Icon of the event Sweet Signs
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

This four week program will introduce families to sign language. Sign language can reduce frustration, heighten verbal growth and strengthen communication skills. Families will come together in a large group setting, to sign ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16
Fri Nov 23
Icon of the event Paws 4 Stories
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Take turns reading stories to Troy, a certified Paws Therapy golden retriever, alongside his handler Shelli. For ages 5 and up.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 23
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 06
Tue Nov 13
Tue Nov 20
Icon of the event Pyjama Time Halloween Special!
Mon Oct 29, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Weston

Trick or Treat! Come in your Pyjamas and bring a cuddly friend!...

Icon of the event Let's Learn Together
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Staff of EarlyON Child and Family Centre, will be presenting this interactive program for families and their children ages birth to 6 years. Children will engage in a variety of activities that will encourage them to learn to...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 22
Mon Oct 29
Mon Nov 05
Mon Nov 12
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in program, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 24
Icon of the event Pyjama Time Christmas Special!
Mon Dec 17, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Weston

Ho! Ho! Ho! Come in your Pyjamas and bring a cuddly friend!...

Icon of the event Registration for Baby Time
Wed Oct 24, 2018 | 10:00 am - 10:25 am
Location: Port Union

Register and attend the first program on the same day! In person registration begins at 10 am. Baby Time is a 30 minute program and it will be held for six weeks, from Wed. Oct. 24 to Wed. Nov. 28, from 10:30-11:00 a.m. The p...

Icon of the event Family Storytime & Craft
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and a fun craft to follow! For children with their parents or caregivers. All ages. Drop-in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 24
Wed Oct 31
Wed Nov 07
Wed Nov 14
Wed Nov 21
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 Oct 22
Mon Oct 29

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