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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: 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 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 Leading to Reading
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

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. Children must fi...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 24
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 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 is required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 15
Sat Oct 13
Sat Oct 27
Sat Nov 10
Sat Nov 24
Icon of the event La maison des bébés
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Pour les parents avec leurs bébés de 0 à 12 mois. Des chansons, activités douces et sensorielles pour les tout-petits que vous pourrez reproduire à la maison.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 15
Mon Oct 22
Mon Oct 29
Mon Nov 05
Mon Nov 19
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
Icon of the event Family Time (0-5 years)
10:00 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Bring the whole family for stories, songs and finger plays.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 03
Wed Oct 10
Wed Oct 17
Wed Oct 24
Wed Oct 31