Reading Programs & Storytimes

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11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Saturdays, September 8 to December 8. Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with parents or caregivers. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 29
Sat Oct 06
Sat Oct 13
Sat Oct 20
Sat Oct 27
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. ...

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2:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children 5 years and under with their parents or caregivers...


Upcoming Dates:
Sun Sep 23
Sun Sep 30
Sun Oct 14
Sun Oct 21
Sun Oct 28
Icon of the event STEM Storytime
Sat Sep 22, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Join us for special STEM Storytime during Science Literacy Week. Listen to stories and songs, try simple, fun hands-on experiments. Parents or caregivers must attend with children.

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 Sep 27
Thu Oct 04
Thu Oct 11
Thu Oct 18
Thu Oct 25
Icon of the event Preschool Fun with Learning
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bendale

This is a drop in program for children, 3 yrs to 6 yrs and their parents/caregivers. This program focuses on engaging children in a variety of fun activities such as crafts, sensory and circle time. In partnership with Ontari...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 28
Fri Oct 05
Fri Oct 12
Fri Oct 19
Icon of the event Halloween Party
Sat Oct 27, 2018 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Have a SPOOKtacular good time! Enjoy the wide variety of Halloween programs for children, teens, adults, and families taking place at the Barbara Frum Library.

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10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Join us for a 6-week session of stories, songs, and rhymes for children from 19 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 14
Wed Nov 21
Wed Nov 28
Wed Dec 05
Wed Dec 12
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 26
Wed Oct 03
Wed Oct 10
Wed Oct 17
Wed Oct 24
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Songs, stories, and rhymes for children ages 10-18 months with their parents and caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 11
Thu Oct 18
Thu Oct 25
Thu Nov 01
Thu Nov 08

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