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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 Apr 24
Tue May 01
Tue May 08
Tue May 15
Tue May 22
Icon of the event Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from 10 to 18 months with their parents and caregivers. DROP IN.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 25
Wed May 02
Wed May 09
Wed May 16
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 May 12
Sat Jun 09
Sat Jun 23
Icon of the event Baby Time and Living and Learning With Baby
11:00 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Join us at Downsview Library for stories, songs, bounces and rhymes. Drop In. Ages 0-18 months. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 01
Tue May 08
Tue May 15
Tue May 22
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 Baby Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to nine months with their parents and caregivers. DROP IN.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 03
Thu May 10
Thu May 17
Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
Sat Aug 04, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for stories!

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

Play and Learn is a program where parents and caregivers and their children meet others and play interactively in a learning environment. The program includes creative activities, drama, music, stories, songs, and finger-play...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 25
Icon of the event Baby Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for an interactive early literacy course. Sessions include stories, rhymes, tickles, bounces and much more. For parents/caregivers and babies from birth to 18 months. Drop-in program.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 25
Wed May 02
Wed May 09
Wed May 16
Icon of the event Saturday Story time
Sat Jul 28, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for Saturday Story time.

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.