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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Songs, stories and rhymes for children age 19 months to 5 years with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 19
Fri Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16
Icon of the event  Baby Time
10:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: McGregor Park

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, finger plays and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 14
Fri Sep 21
Fri Sep 28
Fri Oct 05
Fri Oct 12
Icon of the event Frankenstein's Pyjama Time!
Tue Oct 30, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Main Street

Do you love Frankenstein? Join us to celebrate Doctor Frankenstein?s monster! Dress up in your favourite costume or pyjamas and join us for some stories and activities all in the spirit of Frankenstein! ...

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 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
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 28
Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Join us for songs and stories. Start your weekend off right!


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15

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