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Reading Programs & Storytimes

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 individualised sessions with volunteers. Space is limited, please re...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Wed Jun 20
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.

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 May 29
Tue Jun 05
Tue Jun 12
Tue Jun 19
Tue Jun 26
Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for Saturday Family Time. Enjoy songs, stories, rhymes and bounces for children ages 0-5. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 26
Sat Jun 02
Icon of the event Collecting Wonders
Tue Jul 10, 2018 | 2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and a craft as we discover how collecting creates wonderment. Suitable for children ages 3-5 with parent and/or caregiver. No registration required. Daycares with groups of 10 or more, ple...

Icon of the event Pyjama Time
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A Ready for Reading program. Bedtime stories, songs, rhymes and activities for children age 5 and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 20
Icon of the event Saturday Story Time
Sat Jun 02, 2018 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Join us for Saturday stories. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Power of Plants
Tue Jul 17, 2018 | 2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Plants are powerful things! Explore these books, rhymes and activities to discover how plants and gardening can better the world around us. Suitable for children ages 3-5 with parent and/or caregiver. No registration requi...

Icon of the event Toddler Time
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Stories, songs and rhymes for Toddlers 18 to 36 months and their parents or caregivers.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 28
Thu Jul 05
Thu Jul 12
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Icon of the event Baby Time Drop In
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Join us for stories, music, puppets, and tickling and bouncing rhymes. For babies aged 0-17 months.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 05
Thu Jul 19

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