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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
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children from birth to age 5 with their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 01
Sat Sep 08
Sat Sep 15
Sat Sep 22
Sat Sep 29
Icon of the event Music and Movement
Thu Sep 27, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Combines songs, rhymes, dance, and stretching activities to get children on their feet and moving. Children will develop motor skills, learn to identify patterns, and explore their creativity. ...

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 Baby Time
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, and stories for babies birth to 9 months with a parent or caregiver.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 16
Tue Oct 23
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 06
Tue Nov 13
Icon of the event Monster Time
Tue Oct 30, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, dress up in your favourite costume and get your monster on with some spooky stories and songs. Build your own mini-version of Dr. Frankenstein's Monster.

Icon of the event Play and Learn with EarlyON Child and Family Center
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Amesbury Park

Play and Learn is a program where parents, caregivers, and their children meet others and play interactively in a learning environment. The program includes creative activities, drama, music, pre-reading, math concepts, large...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 22
Wed Aug 29
Icon of the event STEM Storytime (Ages 3 and up)
Wed Sep 19, 2018 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Northern District

Join us for special STEM Storytime during Science Literacy Week! It's never too early to start having fun with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math! With a parent or caregiver, children from ages 3 and up are invited to ...

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
11:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs, and stories for babies 10 to 18 months with a parent or caregiver.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 17
Wed Oct 24
Wed Oct 31
Wed Nov 07
Wed Nov 14

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