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Reading Programs & Storytimes

Icon of the event Family Story Time
10:30 pm - 10:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Share some of the very best stories, rhymes, songs and verse! Learn how to lay a solid foundation for your child's future love of reading and learning. Be sure to take home great books for bedtime reading all week long! Drop ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25
Wed Aug 01
Wed Aug 08
Wed Aug 15
Icon of the event Creative Play
9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Creative Play is an interactive drop-in program for children 0-6 years with their parents or caregivers. This program includes arts and crafts, stories, and circle time. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 29
Thu May 31
Tue Jun 05
Thu Jun 07
Tue Jun 12
Icon of the event Readiness to Learn
9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

This program is for children 3 years old and their parents/caregivers. It includes activities that improve cognitive thinking, motor skills, socialization and independence to help children feel more confident when starting sc...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 01
Fri Jun 08
Fri Jun 15
Fri Jun 22
Fri Jun 29
Icon of the event Some Buttons, Some String
Tue Jul 24, 2018 | 2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and get creative with just a few buttons and a bit of string! 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 Creative Play
9:15 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Creative Play is an interactive drop-in program for children 0-6 years with their parents or caregivers. This program includes arts and crafts, stories, and circle time. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 14
Tue Jun 19
Thu Jun 21
Tue Jun 26
Thu Jun 28
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 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
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 Toddler Time
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Songs, stories and rhymes for children 19 months to 5 years with their parents or caregivers. Drop-in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 30
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jun 13
Icon of the event Toddler Time
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 07
Thu Jun 14
Thu Jun 21

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